stance

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈstæns/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/stæns/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(stans)


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stance

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. take a stance on the issue
  2. hasn't taken a stance yet
  3. has yet to take a stance (on)
  4. his stance on [abortion, the death penalty]
  5. the [government's, celebrity's, politician's] stance on
  6. (don't) agree with her stance (on)
  7. his stance towards [China]
  8. take a stance against [corruption, the war]
  9. has changed her stance (on)
  10. her stance has changed throughout the years
  11. his stance was backed by
  12. take a proactive stance towards [hunger, green energy, poverty]
  13. take an aggressive stance (towards)
  14. what is your stance on the [conflict, legislation, hiring criteria]?
  15. refused to [change, back down from] their stance
  16. his [social, political, economic] stance
  17. assumed a [defensive, karate, fighting] stance
  18. took a low stance
  19. took a low, grounded stance
  20. took a stance low to the ground
  21. a stance with a [low, high] center of gravity
  22. [lowered, widened, raised] his stance
  23. always [has, holds himself in] an awkward stance
  24. legs [extended, spread] in a wide stance
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