Definitions for stancestæns

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word stance

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stance(noun)

    standing posture

  2. position, stance, posture(noun)

    a rationalized mental attitude

GCIDE

  1. Stance(n.)

    the mental attitude, position, or approach a person adopts in respect to something.

  2. Stance(n.)

    (Golf, Baseball) The position of a player's feet, relative to each other and to the ball, when he is making a stroke or at bat.

  3. Origin: [OF. estance. See Stanza.]

Wiktionary

  1. stance(Noun)

    The manner, posture, or pose in which one stands.

    The fenceru2019s stance showed he was ready to begin.

  2. stance(Noun)

    Oneu2019s opinion or point of view.

    I donu2019t agree with your stance on gun control.

  3. Origin: Via , from stanza, from stare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stance(noun)

    a stanza

  2. Stance(noun)

    a station; a position; a site

  3. Origin: [OF. estance. See Stanza.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stance' in Nouns Frequency: #1953

Anagrams of stance »

  1. ascent

  2. enacts

  3. secant


Translations for stance

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • postoj, pohled, názorCzech
  • Einstellung, Haltung, Verhältnis, Standpunkt, point de vue, PositurGerman
  • posturaSpanish
  • روش ايستادن - طرز ايستادنPersian
  • kanta, asennoituminen, näkökanta, asento, asenneFinnish
  • position, posture, attitudeFrench
  • seasamhScottish Gaelic
  • postura, posizione, opinione, punto di vistaItalian
  • 態度, 立場, 姿勢Japanese
  • houding, standpunt, opinieDutch
  • kroppsholdning, standpunktNorwegian
  • stanowiskoPolish
  • postura, posiçãoPortuguese
  • точка зрения, положение, позиция, отношение, стойка, поза, взглядRussian
  • ståndpunkt, kroppsställningSwedish
  • quan điểmVietnamese

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