standing noun Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "standing" - Business English Dictionary

See all translations

standing

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈstændɪŋ/
the reputation or position that someone or something has in an area of activity or an organization: Because they are a public limited company, their financial standing is public knowledge. improve/increase sb's standing
the time for which something has existed: of a year's, etc. standing The society also offers a Members' Loyalty Bond for investors of two years' standing.
in good standing a person or an organization in good standing has followed all the necessary official processes and paid the necessary charges: The bonds were backed by prime bank securities, issued by an acceptable institution in good standing.
→  See also credit standing
Translations of “standing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 聲譽, 聲譽,名聲, 級別…
in Russian репутация, положение…
in Turkish saygınlık, itibar, şöhret…
in Chinese (Simplified) 声誉, 声誉,名声, 级别…
in Polish pozycja…
(Definition of standing noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of standing?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “standing” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
post

something such as a message or picture that you publish on a website or using social media

Word of the Day

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With America’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most important

Read More 

burger noun
burger noun
June 29, 2015
a menu on a computer screen comprising three short parallel horizontal lines which the user clicks to see options Definitely use a burger. You could put the settings in the burger menu too. Fix the settings to the bottom of the burger menu and use a vertically scrolling contact list that scrolls behind

Read More