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  • noun Plural form of standup.

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Examples

  • Why not imagine, just for a moment, that your journalistic duty might involve something more varied and constructive than doing standups from the White House lawn and sounding skeptical about whatever announcement the President's spokesman put out that day?

    Why Americans Hate the Media

  • Why not imagine, just for a moment, that your journalistic duty might involve something more varied and constructive than doing standups from the White House lawn and sounding skeptical about whatever announcement the President's spokesman put out that day?

    Why Americans Hate the Media

  • Big-name standups at the festival generally go on in the late evening.

    Laura Solon: My Edinburgh

  • They rotate through a few months at a time, and send out their Iraqi stringers to gather stories and video footage on the streets (a bomb here or there, the wounded and the crying), and do their "standups" with live backdrops of the city, and for their personal safety trust in luck.

    Letter From Baghdad

  • They rotate through a few months at a time, and send out their Iraqi stringers to gather stories and video footage on the streets (a bomb here or there, the wounded and the crying), and do their "standups" with live backdrops of the city, and for their personal safety trust in luck.

    Letter From Baghdad

  • All those TV reporters male and female doing up-to-their-knees-in-water standups during Hurricane Irene invoked Mother Nature's name without even thinking about it.

    Charlie Carillo: It's in Our Nature to Blame Mother Nature

  • Single-leg standups see page 91 3. In addition to your focused workouts, take each and every opportunity to add movement to your day.

    The Mommy Diet

  • Single-leg standups see page 91 3. In addition to your focused workouts, take each and every opportunity to add movement to your day.

    The Mommy Diet

  • Plenty 0f standups answered the call; two of the fringe's most political comedy sets – Andrew Maxwell's and Josie Long's – were nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy award.

    Edinburgh festival 2011: The highs and lows

  • All those TV reporters male and female doing up-to-their-knees-in-water standups during Hurricane Irene invoked Mother Nature's name without even thinking about it.

    Charlie Carillo: It's in Our Nature to Blame Mother Nature

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