Early in his career his stance on prisoner releases, one of the most sensitive and key issues of the conflict, was uncompromising.
Her stance on funding for such programs as governor led to attacks during the campaign as well.
Conservative poobah Bill Kristol took her to the woodshed Wednesday for her stance against raising the debt ceiling.
Paul has dropped hints here and there about his Iraq stance.
I'm so glad Lady Gaga is calling attention to the issue and taking a stance.
The stance is quite different from that which was adopted when the running-up shot was being played.
Her shoulders drooped a little; there was no grace to her stance.
stance: The position of the player's feet when addressing himself to the ball.
There is nothing of my own discovery or invention in my stance for the drive.
I began to realize then that it was because of his stance, with the ball so very far back towards his right.
1530s, "standing place, station," probably from Middle French stance "resting place, harbor," from Italian stanza "stopping place, station," from Vulgar Latin *stantia "place, abode," from Latin stans (genitive stantis), present participle of stare "to stand," from PIE root *sta- "to stand" (see stet). Sense of "position of the feet" (in golf, etc.) is first recorded 1897; figurative sense of "point of view" is recorded from 1956.