Meaning of “standard-bearer” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “standard-bearer” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"standard-bearer" in American English

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standard-bearernoun [ C ]

us /ˈstæn·dərd /

a person who leads a group or a political party:

Is he qualified to be the UN’s standard-bearer for democracy and freedom?

(Definition of “standard-bearer” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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