Definition of stander in English:



  • See stand

    • ‘At the end, the delegates rose rather slowly to their feet; indeed for a while it looked as if there might not be a stander at all.’
    • ‘So it was canonized: it became the Communion rail - an object of devotion, and much later on, of discord between the kneelers and the standers at the banquet of unity.’
    • ‘Bill is a stander and a doer, not a sitter and a thinker.’
    • ‘People are either standers or walkers on escalators and that's fine; I prefer to walk.’
    • ‘Instantly the kneelers and the standers joined her.’