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  1. standardsadverb

    (plural form only): Pertaining to standards, concerned with standards, specific to standards.

    There is some sign of disparate standards bodies becoming more closely aligned.

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  1. Standards

    Standards is the fourth album by the American post-rock band Tortoise.

Editors Contribution

  1. standardsnoun

    Plural noun of the word standard.

    The company has specific standards that all their products have to meet.


    Submitted by MaryC on March 15, 2016  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'standards' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1029

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'standards' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1828

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of standards in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of standards in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of standards in a Sentence

  1. Jordan Belfort:

    When you live your life by poor standards, you inflict damage on everyone who crosses your path, especially those you love.

  2. Dominic Cummings:

    The truth is that senior ministers, senior officials, senior advisers like me, disastrously short of the standards that the public has a right to expect of its government in a crisis like this.

  3. Andrew Tyrie:

    Banks have repeatedly told the Committee that, since the crisis, they have put in place reforms to ensure that they operate on the basis of sharply improved standards. The Committee will need reassurance that they have done so in private banking.

  4. Ron DeSantis:

    Our Department of Education looked at that and said: In Florida, we do education not indoctrination, and so that runs afoul of our standards, we were just the only ones that had the backbone to stand up and do it – because they call you names and they demagogue you when you do it.

  5. Rosalyn Jones:

    This is a very conservative market, and the team has always been very concerned about the look of the girls and things like that, but I’m telling you I’ve never seen and never heard anything derogatory. The girls are all professional women, they know the rules and standards and they know they’re ambassadors for the Spurs. And they’ve done so much in the community — camps, clinics, promotional activities. To take this away so suddenly, it’s bothersome.

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