1. standing stone a tall upright megalith
  2. stepping stone any means of advancement
  3. standing ovation enthusiastic recognition
  4. standing order a rule of order permanently in force
  5. abrading stone a primitive stone artifact used as an abrader
  6. landing stage platform from which passengers and cargo can be (un)loaded
  7. pudding stone a composite rock made up of particles of varying size
  8. standing room room for passengers or spectators to stand
  9. standing wave a wave (as a sound wave in a chamber or an electromagnetic wave in a transmission line) in which the ratio of its instantaneous amplitude at one point to that at any other point does not vary with time
  10. sandstone a sedimentary rock consisting of sand consolidated with some cement (clay or quartz etc.)
  11. spending money cash for day-to-day spending on incidental expenses
  12. spending spree a brief period of extravagant spending
  13. standing press a large printing press that exerts pressure vertically
  14. sounding line (nautical) plumb line for determining depth
  15. standing army a permanent army of paid soldiers
  16. set in stone no longer changeable
  17. standing committee a permanent committee
  18. standardisation the condition in which a standard has been successfully established
  19. standing social or financial or professional status or reputation
  20. sticks and stone a general term for building materials

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