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Meaning of “leave sb standing” in the English Dictionary

"leave sb standing" in British English

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leave sb standing

(also leave sb on the sidelines) to be much ​better than other ​people or things of the same ​type: Her ​voice is ​excellent - it ​leaves the ​othersstanding.
(Definition of leave sb standing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “leave sb standing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 令(某人)望尘莫及,远远胜过(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 令(某人)望塵莫及,遠遠勝過(某人)…
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