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standing

adjective [always before noun]
 
 
/ˈstændɪŋ/
permanent and not only created when necessary
daimî, kalıcı, sürekli, değişmeyen
a standing committee He has a standing invitation to stay at our house.Continuous and permanent
a standing joke a situation that a group of people often make jokes about
beylik şaka, şaka konusu, fıkra konusu; genel alay konusu; ne zaman anılsa alaya alınan konu
The poor quality of his work has become a standing joke in the office. →  See also long-standing Humour and humorous
Translations of “standing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 永久的,長期的, 常設的…
in Russian постоянный…
in Chinese (Simplified) 永久的,长期的, 常设的…
in Polish stały…
(Definition of standing adjective from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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