Translation of standard in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (level)(quality)your typing is not of the required standardthe standard of acting was disappointingtu mecanografía no está al nivel de lo que se exigethe standard of education leaves much to be desiredel nivel interpretativo fue decepcionanteher work is of a consistently high standardla calidad de la educación deja mucho que desearI was appalled at their standard(s) of behaviorsu trabajo es siempre de muy buen nivella calidad de su trabajo es siempre muy altastandard of livingsu comportamiento me horrorizó1.2 (norm) See examples: the association sets standards for the conduct of its membersnivel (masculine) or estándar (masculine) de vidathe standard(s) set by her parentsla asociación impone ciertas normas de conducta a sus miembrosshe sets impossibly high standardslo que sus padres le exigen or esperan de ellaher work is not up to the standard set by …exige un estándar or nivel imposible de alcanzarthe product was below standardsu trabajo no está a la altura or al nivel de lo exigido por …the work is up to standardel producto no era de la calidad requeridael trabajo es del nivel requerido or de la calidad requeridaExample sentences1.3 (official measure)
- Another feature of this bill is the implicit incentive to maintain a required level of safety standards.
- These goggles meet the applicable safety standards and requirements.
- All areas of learning were marked good quality and met the standards required.
- 2 2.1 (yardstick) See examples: they are applying 20th-century standards to the 16th centurythe attacks have been brutal even by Mafia standardsestán aplicando criterios or parámetros del siglo XX al siglo XVIher performance was excellent by any o anybody's standardsincluso para la mafia, los ataques han sido brutales2.2se mire por donde se mire or desde cualquier punto de vista su interpretación fue excelentealso: standards plural(moral principles)she talks of declining standards in society at largeprincipios (masculine plural)habla de decadencia moral en la sociedad en generalExample sentences
- It has been a bad week for those of us who believe that people in positions of power and influence are governed by the same standards of decency and integrity with which we conduct our own lives.
- Society is creating an underclass without standards, principles or decency, but nobody seems to recognise this, let alone be doing anything about it.
- Victory implies doing what is right; doing what is right implies morality; morality implies standards of conduct.
- Compared to world standards, our Indian norms are quite strict.
- If it was measured by today's standards, it would qualify as a great fight.
- It manages to be both an industry standard, and a daring departure from the norm.
- 3 (flag, emblem)Example sentences
- Sir Marcus Worsley gave a tribute to the Queen Mother and members of the Malton and Norton branch of the Royal British Legion carried a standard.
- A single-headed eagle, grasping a swastika, was carried on German flags and standards between 1933 and 1945.
- Led by a military band and with standards flying, they march onto the town square.
- 4 4.1 (Botany)(planta podada de manera tal que el tallo central crece erecto y desprovisto de ramas)4.2 (upright support)Example sentences
- This paradise, five miles from the standard at Cornhill.
- Of the soft fruits, gooseberries and redcurrants can be left as a bush or grown as a standard.
- She trains this fast-growing shrub as a standard, sending the blooms up rather than out.
- Pineapple Beauty, which has yellow-green leaves that turn gold, is one of the taller varieties and can be trained as a standard.
- On Talkback Gardening, local rose expert, Dean Stringer, explained the finer points of pruning a bush rose and a standard.
- 5 (Music) a jazz standardun clásico del jazzExample sentences
- A lot of songs go country-western; others take on the form of jazz standards and bossa nova pop.
- Naylor likes to sing a jazz standard over a rock instrumental, or vice versa.
- Renditions of blues standards are played in a late '60s style of rock.
- 1 (normal) (model)(Cars)de serie(procedure)the food is pretty standardthis is standard on all modelsla comida es lo de siempre or no es nada del otro mundoit's standard (practice) to ask for securityesto viene de serie en todos los modelospedir garantías es la normase acostumbra or se suele pedir garantías
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