standard

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standard is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
standard

Pronunciation[change]

Adjective[change]

Positive
standard

Comparative
more standard

Superlative
most standard

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Standard is on the Academic Vocabulary List.
  1. If something is standard, it is typical or usual.
    The store sells standard American food.

Noun[change]

Singular
standard

Plural
standards

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Standard is on the Academic Vocabulary List.
  1. (countable) A standard is a quality that is the minimum or usual.
    Ninety percent correct is the standard for an A at our school.
  2. A standard is a military or ceremonial flag carried on a pole or hoisted on a rope.

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