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high standard

This page is about the collocation high standard

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

very good standard

For example

  • Japanese swords display an incredibly high standard of craftsmanship.

  • I went to a private hospital because I thought the standard of care would be higher.

Quick Quiz

She sets high standards when it comes to men, so

a. she likes tall men

b. she meets many men

c. she rejects most men

Contributor: Matt Errey