Synonyms of standing in English:

standing

noun

  • 1 his standing in the community
    status, rank, ranking, position, social position, station, level, footing, place; repute, reputation, estimation, stature
    archaic condition, degree, report
  • 2 the departmental records officer was a person of some standing
    seniority, rank, eminence, prominence, prestige, reputation, good reputation, repute, stature, esteem, illustriousness, importance, account, consequence, influence, weight, sway, distinction, renown, note, notability, noteworthiness
    informal clout
    dated mark
  • 3 a squabble of long standing
    duration, existence, continuance, endurance, length of time, life, validity
  • adjective

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  • 1 standing stones
    [Antonyms] flat lying down seated
  • 2 standing water
    stagnant, still, motionless, immobile, inert, lifeless, dead, slack, static, stationary
    [Antonyms] flowing
  • 3 a standing invitation
    permanent, perpetual, everlasting, continuing, abiding, constant, fixed, indefinite, open-ended; regular, repeated
    [Antonyms] temporary occasional
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