Definition of standpoint
: a position from which objects or principles are viewed and according to which they are compared and judged
Examples of standpoint in a sentence
From an economic standpoint, the policy is sound.
<I never thought about it from that standpoint before.>
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Definition of standpoint for English Language Learners
: a way in which something is thought about or considered
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