standingnoun [U]uk us /ˈstæn.dɪŋ/
standing noun [U] (REPUTATION)
- He's a barrister of considerable standing.
- The president's standing with the public has been largely unaffected by the disclosure.
- This latest revelation has done nothing to boost his political standing.
- He had the wealth of a gentleman but not the social standing.
- She had hoped that the move would enhance her standing within the company.
standing noun [U] (TIME)