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standing

1. noun position, status2. noun duration3. noun stall4. adjective permanent5. adjective from a standing position6. adjective (of water) stagnant
phrases
1 noun position, statusseasamh masc1  c m ustádas masc1  c m ucéimíocht fem3  c m uit improved her political standing chuir sé lena seasamh polaitiúilhis standing isn't great with the board níl mórán airde ag an mbord airthe academic standing of the college seasamh acadúil an choláistetheir social standing was important to them bhí an-aird acu ar a stádas sóisialta a person of good standing duine measúil, duine a bhfuil dea-chlú air 2 noun durationhe's a Garda of twenty years' standing tá sé ina Gharda le fiche bliain anuas, tá fiche bliain caite aige mar Gharda she's a friend of long standing is seanchara liom í, tá mé mór léi le fada an lá
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3 noun stallstalla masc4  c m u 4 adjective permanentbuan adj1they have a standing quarrel about land tá aighneas leanúnach eatarthu faoi chúrsaí talúnstanding invitation cuireadh buan, buanchuireadhstanding rule buanriail 5 adjective from a standing positionó sheasamhhe made a standing jump léim sé ó sheasamh, ghearr sé léim ó sheasamh 6 adjective (of water) stagnantmarbh adj1  c m ubodhar adj1  c m ustanding water uisce marbh, uisce bodhar
phrases

in good standing

he's in good standing with the minister tá sé istigh leis an aire, tá dáimh ag an aire leis

standing room only

it's standing room only tonight tá sé plódaithe anocht, tá sé pacáilte anocht

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