Simple Definition of standpoint
: a way in which something is thought about or considered
Full Definition of standpoint
: a position from which objects or principles are viewed and according to which they are compared and judged
Examples of standpoint
From an economic standpoint, the policy is sound.
<I never thought about it from that standpoint before.>
First Known Use of standpoint
Rhymes with standpoint
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