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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.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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UU., en el lobby de los cines que exhibian la pelicula se instalaba un standee de carton con la figura de Alfred Hitchcock senalando su reloj, con una supuesta nota del director que decia: <<El gerente de este cine tiene estrictamente prohibido, bajo riesgo de su vida, permitir que alguien ingrese a la sala una vez que la pelicula de inicio.
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