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standing

standing(
stahn
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dihng
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (in standing position)
a. de pie
When the principal enters the room, I expect to see everyone standing.Cuando el director entre al salón, espero verlos a todos de pie.
b. parado
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
She was standing there for hours before the bus finally came.Estaba parada allí por horas antes de que viniera el camión.
c. derecho
All the books on the shelf should be standing, not lying down.Todos los libros en el librero deben estar derechos, no acostados.
2. (permanent)
a. permanente
Our museum has a standing exhibit on butterflies.Nuestro museo tiene una exhibición permanente sobre las mariposas.
3. (not moving)
a. estancado
The standing water in the fountain is beginning to stink.El agua estancada de la fuente comienza a apestar.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
4. (status)
a. la posición
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
What is his standing in the company?¿Cuál es su posición en la empresa?
b. el estatus
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Her standing was hurt by those Facebook pictures.Su estatus se dañó por esas fotos en Facebook.
c. el prestigio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Spain has regained its standing in the European Union.España ha recuperado su prestigio en la Unión Europea.
d. la reputación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
We need someone on our committee with good standing in the community.Necesitamos a alguien en el comité con una buena reputación en la comunidad.
5. (duration)
a. la antigüedad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
This is a tradition with 100 years' standing.Esta es una tradición con 100 años de antigüedad.
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standing
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (position, status)
a. la posición f, reputación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
friends of long standingamigos de hace mucho tiempo
an agreement of long standingun acuerdo que viene de lejos
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
2. (upright)
a. vertical, derecho(a)
standing ovationovación cerrada (del público puesto) en pie
standing room onlysólo pasajeros de pie
3. (permanent)
a. permanente
standing armyejército permanente
you have a standing invitationestás invitado a venir cuando quieras
it's a standing joke in the officees una de las bromas de siempre en la oficina
standing chargestarifa f fija
4. (finance) (United Kingdom)
a.
standing orderdomiciliación (bancaria)
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standing [ˈstændɪŋ]
adjective
1 (not sitting) de pie; parado; (LAm) (upright) [+stone, corn] derecho; recto; [+water] estancado; encharcado;
2 (permanent) [+army, committee, rule etc] permanente; [+custom] arraigado; [+grievance, joke] constante; eterno
noun
1 (social position) rango (m); estatus (m); (reputation) reputación (f); fama (f)
what is his standing locally? ¿cómo se le considera en círculos locales?
financial standing solvencia (f)
proof of their financial standing and previous business history this would weaken the financial standing of the Home Loan banks disastrous consequences for Germany's financial standing
to be in good standing tener buena reputación; (Economics) gozar de buen crédito
of high standing de categoría
the restaurant has a high standing el restaurante tiene una buena reputación
he has no standing in this matter no tiene voz ni voto en este asunto
the relative standing of these problems la importancia relativa de estos problemas
social standing posición (f) social
a man of some standing un hombre de cierta categoría
2 (duration) duración (f); (seniority) antigüedad (f)
of six months' standing que lleva seis meses; a captain of only a month's standing un capitán que lleva solamente un mes en el puesto or en tal graduación; of long standing de mucho tiempo (acá); viejo
3 (US) (Aut)
no standing prohibido estacionar
modifier
standing order (n) (Economics) giro (m) or pedido (m) regular; (Comm) pedido (m) permanente; pedido (m) regular
standing orders (n) [of meeting] reglamento (m); estatuto (m)
standing ovation (n) ovación (f) en pie
to get a standing ovation
he got a standing ovation todos se pusieron en pie para ovacionarlo
standing room (n) sitio (m) para estar de pie
standing room only ya no quedan asientos
standing start (n) (Dep) salida (f) desde posición de paro
the Grumman-built aircraft went from a standing start to one hundred and forty knots I ran in the standing-start kilometre Brighton Speed Trials in September you learn to point your toes,stand on tiptoe or spring from a standing start it has a top speed of 127mph and hits 60mph from a standing start in just 10 seconds He will attempt to break the world 5km standing start world record at Leicester on Saturday
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