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One using standing room. See Usage Note at -ee1.


a person who stands, esp when there are no vacant seats



a person who stands, as in a public conveyance, usu. because all seats are occupied.
[1855–60, Amer.]
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Noun1.standee - someone who stands in a place where one might otherwise sit (as a spectator who uses standing room in a theater or a passenger on a crowded bus or train); "the allowed number of standees is posted"
railroad train, train - public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive; "express trains don't stop at Princeton Junction"
stander - an organism (person or animal) that stands; "a crowd of sitters and standers"
2.standee - a lifesize cardboard cutout (usually of a celebrity); "he had his picture taken with a standee of the president"
cutout - a photograph from which the background has been cut away


[stænˈdiː] N (US) → espectador(a) m/f que asiste de pie
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We would like to request you to send us a confirmation letter about your participation in the exhibition as Media Supporter along with a high-resolution logo of your esteemed organization so that the same can be displayed in all the promotional materials including banners, backdrops, pamphlets, standees and brochures, etc,' KCCI invitation to media houses issued here on Thursday said.
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5m city buses, which seat 48 passengers and 18 standees, will be fitted with Australian-designed bodies constructed by Custom, a national bus bodybuilder, the company added.
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