standee

noun stand·ee \ stan-ˈdē \
|Updated on: 6 Jul 2018

Definition of standee

: a standing person : one who occupies standing room

Examples of standee in a Sentence

  1. The audience of 3,000 included several hundred standees.

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First Known Use of standee

1856

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  • : a person who is standing when other people are sitting


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