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1 : A flag; colors; a banner; especially, a national or other ensign.

2 : That which is established by authority as a rule for the measure of quantity, extent, value, or quality; esp., the original specimen weight or measure sanctioned by government, as the standard pound, gallon, or yard.

3 : That which is established as a rule or model by authority, custom, or general consent; criterion; test.

4 : The proportion of weights of fine metal and alloy established by authority.

5 : A tree of natural size supported by its own stem, and not dwarfed by grafting on the stock of a smaller species nor trained upon a wall or trellis.

6 : The upper petal or banner of a papilionaceous corolla.

7 : An upright support, as one of the poles of a scaffold; any upright in framing.

8 : An inverted knee timber placed upon the deck instead of beneath it, with its vertical branch turned upward from that which lies horizontally.

9 : The sheth of a plow.

10 : A large drinking cup.

11 : Being, affording, or according with, a standard for comparison and judgment; as, standard time; standard weights and measures; a standard authority as to nautical terms; standard gold or silver.

12 : Hence: Having a recognized and permanent value; as, standard works in history; standard authors.

13 : Not supported by, or fastened to, a wall; as, standard fruit trees.

14 : Not of the dwarf kind; as, a standard pear tree.

15 : Bred in conformity to a standard. Specif., applied to a registered trotting horse which comes up to the standard adopted by the National Association of Trotting-horse Breeders.

16 : To reduce to a normal standard; to calculate or adjust the strength of, by means of, and for uses in, analysis.

17 : A curious paradise bird (Semioptera Wallacii) which has two long special feathers standing erect on each wing.

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1 : Standard

n.

A flag; colors; a banner; especially, a national or other ensign.

2 : Standard

n.

That which is established by authority as a rule for the measure of quantity, extent, value, or quality; esp., the original specimen weight or measure sanctioned by government, as the standard pound, gallon, or yard.

3 : Standard

n.

That which is established as a rule or model by authority, custom, or general consent; criterion; test.

4 : Standard

n.

The proportion of weights of fine metal and alloy established by authority.

5 : Standard

n.

A tree of natural size supported by its own stem, and not dwarfed by grafting on the stock of a smaller species nor trained upon a wall or trellis.

6 : Standard

n.

The upper petal or banner of a papilionaceous corolla.

7 : Standard

n.

An upright support, as one of the poles of a scaffold; any upright in framing.

8 : Standard

n.

An inverted knee timber placed upon the deck instead of beneath it, with its vertical branch turned upward from that which lies horizontally.

9 : Standard

n.

The sheth of a plow.

10 : Standard

n.

A large drinking cup.

11 : Standard

a.

Being, affording, or according with, a standard for comparison and judgment; as, standard time; standard weights and measures; a standard authority as to nautical terms; standard gold or silver.

12 : Standard

a.

Hence: Having a recognized and permanent value; as, standard works in history; standard authors.

13 : Standard

a.

Not supported by, or fastened to, a wall; as, standard fruit trees.

14 : Standard

a.

Not of the dwarf kind; as, a standard pear tree.

15 : Standard-bred

a.

Bred in conformity to a standard. Specif., applied to a registered trotting horse which comes up to the standard adopted by the National Association of Trotting-horse Breeders.

16 : Standardize

v. t.

To reduce to a normal standard; to calculate or adjust the strength of, by means of, and for uses in, analysis.

17 : Standard-wing

n.

A curious paradise bird (Semioptera Wallacii) which has two long special feathers standing erect on each wing.

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Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Etymology
    • 1.2 Pronunciation
    • 1.3 Adjective
      • 1.3.1 Antonyms
      • 1.3.2 Derived terms
      • 1.3.3 Related terms
      • 1.3.4 Translations
    • 1.4 Noun
      • 1.4.1 Hyponyms
      • 1.4.2 Descendants
      • 1.4.3 Translations
    • 1.5 Anagrams
  • 2 Czech
    • 2.1 Pronunciation
    • 2.2 Noun
      • 2.2.1 Related terms
      • 2.2.2 See also
    • 2.3 Further reading
  • 3 Danish
    • 3.1 Etymology
    • 3.2 Pronunciation
    • 3.3 Noun
      • 3.3.1 Inflection
  • 4 French
    • 4.1 Etymology
    • 4.2 Pronunciation
    • 4.3 Noun
    • 4.4 Adjective
      • 4.4.1 Usage notes
      • 4.4.2 Synonyms
    • 4.5 References
    • 4.6 Further reading
  • 5 Italian
    • 5.1 Alternative forms
    • 5.2 Etymology
    • 5.3 Adjective
    • 5.4 Noun
    • 5.5 Related terms
  • 6 Norwegian Bokmål
    • 6.1 Etymology
    • 6.2 Noun
      • 6.2.1 Derived terms
    • 6.3 References
  • 7 Norwegian Nynorsk
    • 7.1 Etymology
    • 7.2 Noun
      • 7.2.1 Derived terms
    • 7.3 References
  • 8 Polish
    • 8.1 Etymology
    • 8.2 Pronunciation
    • 8.3 Noun
      • 8.3.1 Declension
      • 8.3.2 Derived terms
  • 9 Serbo-Croatian
    • 9.1 Pronunciation
    • 9.2 Noun
      • 9.2.1 Declension
  • 10 Spanish
    • 10.1 Adjective
    • 10.2 See also
  • 11 Swedish
    • 11.1 Noun
      • 11.1.1 Declension
      • 11.1.2 Related terms
      • 11.1.3 See also

English[edit]

Wikipedia has articles on:
Standard
Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English, from the Old French estandart (gathering place, battle flag), from Old Frankish *standhard (literally stand firm, stand hard), equivalent to stand +‎ -ard. Alternative etymology derives the second element from *Old Frankish ord (point, spot, place) (compare Old English ord (point, source, vanguard), German Standort (location, place, site, position, base, literally standing-point)). More at stand, hard, ord.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈstændəd/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈstændəɹd/, [ˈstændɚd]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: stan‧dard

Adjective[edit]

standard (comparative more standard, superlative most standard)

  1. Falling within an accepted range of size, amount, power, quality, etc.
  2. (of a tree or shrub) Growing alone as a free-standing plant; not trained on a post etc.
    • 1863, Anthony Trollope, Rachel Ray:
      There are women who cannot grow alone as standard trees;—for whom the support and warmth of some wall, some paling, some post, is absolutely necessary […].
  3. Having recognized excellence or authority.
    standard works in history; standard authors
  4. Of a usable or serviceable grade or quality.
  5. (not comparable, of a motor vehicle) Having a manual transmission.
  6. As normally supplied (not optional).

Antonyms[edit]

  • nonstandard

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

standard (plural standards)

  1. A principle or example or measure used for comparison.
    1. A level of quality or attainment.
      • 1898, Winston Churchill, chapter 8, in The Celebrity:
        The humor of my proposition appealed more strongly to Miss Trevor than I had looked for, and from that time forward she became her old self again; [] . Our table in the dining-room became again the abode of scintillating wit and caustic repartee, Farrar bracing up to his old standard, and the demand for seats in the vicinity rose to an animated competition.
    2. Something used as a measure for comparative evaluations; a model.
      • Jonathan Swift (1667–1745)
        the court, which used to be the standard of property and correctness of speech
      • Edmund Burke (1729-1797)
        A disposition to preserve, and an ability to improve, taken together, would be my standard of a statesman.
    3. A musical work of established popularity.
    4. A rule or set of rules or requirements which are widely agreed upon or imposed by government.
    5. The proportion of weights of fine metal and alloy established for coinage.
      • John Arbuthnot (1667-1735)
        By the present standard of the coinage, sixty-two shillings is coined out of one pound weight of silver.
    6. A bottle of wine containing 0.750 liters of fluid.
    7. (India) Grade level in primary education.
      I am in fifth standard.
  2. A vertical pole with something at its apex.
    1. An object supported in an upright position, such as a lamp standard.
      • 1963, Margery Allingham, “Foreword”, in The China Governess:
        ‘It was called the wickedest street in London and the entrance was just here. I imagine the mouth of the road lay between this lamp standard and the second from the next down there.’
    2. The flag or ensign carried by a military unit.
      • Fairfax
        His armies, in the following day, / On those fair plains their standards proud display.
    3. One of the upright members that supports the horizontal axis of a transit or theodolite.
    4. Any upright support, such as one of the poles of a scaffold.
    5. A tree of natural size supported by its own stem, and not dwarfed by grafting on the stock of a smaller species nor trained upon a wall or trellis.
      • Sir W. Temple
        In France part of their gardens is laid out for flowers, others for fruits; some standards, some against walls.
    6. The sheth of a plough.
  3. A manual transmission vehicle.
  4. (botany) The upper petal or banner of a papilionaceous corolla.
  5. (shipbuilding) An inverted knee timber placed upon the deck instead of beneath it, with its vertical branch turned upward from that which lies horizontally.
  6. A large drinking cup.
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Hyponyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Translations[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

  • Randstad

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

standard m

  1. standard

Related terms[edit]

  • standardizace
  • standardizovaný
  • standardizovat
  • standardní
  • nadstandard
  • nadstandardní

See also[edit]

  • norma
  • měřítko

Further reading[edit]

  • standard in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • standard in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English standard.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈstanˌdarˀt/, [ˈsd̥anˌd̥ɑːˀd̥]
  • Homophone: standart

Noun[edit]

standard c (singular definite standarden, plural indefinite standarder)

  1. standard

Inflection[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English standard.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /stɑ̃.daʁ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

standard m (plural standards)

  1. standard
  2. switchboard

Adjective[edit]

standard (feminine singular standarde, masculine plural standards, feminine plural standardes)

  1. standard

Usage notes[edit]

  • Often treated as invariable (with the single form standard used for masculine and feminine, singular and plural), but dictionary accounts vary.[1]

Synonyms[edit]

  • normal

References[edit]

  1. ^ “standard” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Further reading[edit]

  • “standard” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Italian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • standar (misspelling)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English.

Adjective[edit]

standard (invariable)

  1. standard

Noun[edit]

standard m (invariable)

  1. standard

Related terms[edit]

  • standardizzare
  • standardizzazione

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
standard
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old French estandart, via English standard

Noun[edit]

standard m (definite singular standarden, indefinite plural standarder, definite plural standardene)

  1. a standard

Derived terms[edit]

  • levestandard

References[edit]

  • “standard” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French estandart, via English standard

Noun[edit]

standard m (definite singular standarden, indefinite plural standardar, definite plural standardane)

  1. a standard

Derived terms[edit]

  • levestandard

References[edit]

  • “standard” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English standard.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈs̪t̪an̪d̪art̪/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

standard m inan

  1. standard

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • standardowy
  • standaryzacja

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /stǎndard/
  • Hyphenation: stan‧dard

Noun[edit]

stàndard m (Cyrillic spelling ста̀ндард)

  1. standard

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

standard (plural standardes)

  1. standard

See also[edit]

  • estándar
  • estandard

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

standard c

  1. a standard, a norm

Declension[edit]

Declension of standard 
SingularPlural
IndefiniteDefiniteIndefiniteDefinite
Nominativestandardstandardenstandarderstandarderna
Genitivestandardsstandardensstandardersstandardernas

Related terms[edit]

  • standardisera

See also[edit]

  • standar