/ stAns or, in British use, 英式英语读作 stB:ns; stAns/ n (usu sing 通常作单数)
person's position or way of standing (esp in sports such as cricket, golf, etc when preparing to hit the ball); pose 站立姿势(尤指板球﹑ 高尔夫球等运动中准备击球的); 姿势.
~ (on sth) moral or intellectual attitude (to sth); standpoint (对某事物的)姿态, 态度; 观点; 立场: He maintains a rigidly right-wing political stance. 他坚持僵硬的右派政治立场. * What is your stance on corporal punishment? 你对体罚持什麽态度? Cf 参看 posture.