station

4 ENTRIES FOUND:

station

noun

Definition of STATION

1
the place where someone is assigned to stand or remain <the soldiers remained at their station even though a huge enemy force was approaching>
Synonyms position, post, quarter
2
a regular stopping place <the historic house was once a station on the Underground Railroad, the network that helped slaves reach freedom in the North>
Synonyms stop, way station
3
the placement of someone or something in relation to others in a vertical arrangement <in colonial America, women occupied the lowest station in society and were not allowed to take part in public life>
4
a general way of holding the body <the palace guards are required to maintain a rigid station>

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