What does stance mean?

Definitions for stance
stænsstance

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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 fencer's stance showed he was ready to begin.

  2. stance(Noun)

    One's opinion or point of view.

    I don't 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.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Stance

    stans, n. (Scot.) a station, site, stand.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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

Anagrams for stance »

  1. ascent

  2. enacts

  3. secant

How to pronounce stance ?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say stance in sign language?

  1. stance

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stance in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of stance in a Sentence

  1. Aeisha Mastagni:

    It is a very strong stance by DFA.

  2. Ted Cruz:

    My stance on immigration has been consistent.

  3. Joji Morishita:

    There's no change in our stance on resuming whaling.

  4. Melissa Leimbach:

    I sacrificed my philosophical stance in that moment.

  5. John Kornblum:

    She may have saved the European Union with her stance.

Images & Illustrations of stance

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