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stancenoun [C]

us   /stæns/
  • stance noun [C] (OPINION)

an opinion about something, esp. one that is publicly expressed: The governor’s stance on the issue of tax cuts is well known.
  • stance noun [C] (WAY OF STANDING)

a way of standing: He had the stance of a baseball player focusing on the ball.
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stancenoun [C]

uk   /stæns/ us  
a particular way of thinking about something, especially when those opinions are expressed publicly or officially: an ethical/fiscal/moral stance a stance against/on/towards sth The government took a tough stance against terrorism. adopt/take a stance change/alter/maintain a stance an aggressive/defensive/tough stance an official/political/public stance
FINANCE the way in which investors behave that shows whether or not they are confident about the profit they can make: Fund managers can take a defensive stance in times of market uncertainty. a bearish/bullish stance
(Definition of stance from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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