Example sentences for: standing

How can you use “standing” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • I loved everything about it: talking to the folks who schlepped there on a Sunday morning; the comic effect of having a guy dressed like McGruff, the Crime Dog from public service ads, standing behind Dole.

  • Her voice is annoyingly WASPish, and she seems to be standing on a stage, one level above the hoi polloi.

  • The conning officer is guided by my Standing Orders, which is a compendium of actions to take when I'm not on the bridge.

  • In the interior, left of the center nave, notice an 11th-century pulpit standing on a Christian sarcophagus of the Roman era.

  • The other fleeces would have been plenty warm during exercise, but standing still I felt a bit chilly.

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