know where (one) stands

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know where (one) stands

1. To know how one is regarded or perceived by someone else. I think I did well in the interview, but I wish I knew where I stood with the recruiter.
2. To know one's position or views on some topic. I'm opposed to this measure, but does anyone know where the boss stands on it?
See also: know, stand

know where someone stands

(on someone or something) to know what someone thinks or feels about something. I don't know where John stands on this issue. I don't even know where I stand.
See also: know, stand

know where one stands

1. Be aware of one's position relative to others, or how one is regarded by others, as in I'd love to know where I stand with the new board.
2. Be aware of one's own opinion or feelings about something, as in He knows where he stands on the issue of public housing.
See also: know, one, stand

know where you ˈare/ˈstand

know what your position is; know what somebody expects of you: I don’t know where I stand with him. I don’t know what he feels about me.Has she talked to you about your chances of promotion? Do you know where you stand?
See also: know, stand
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She is also running for her fifth term, so we know where she stands on term limits.
Meanwhile, Kayleigh wants to know where she stands with her colleague.
Offred doesn't know where she stands with anybody in this world.
Viewers and critics are often befuddled, because they never know where she stands.
When folks complain and say she hasn't brought up the issue, I think people in Texas pretty much know where she stands on this," Van de Putte said.
I think she's a halfwit but at least I know where she stands on a lot of issues.
I don't know where she stands on life issues, but certainly on the social issues regarding human sexuality we do have concerns," he said.
She needs to know where she stands, painful though that will be for her.
An entertainer whose core fan base is made up of gay men doesn't know where she stands on same-sex marriage?
Agree with her or not, you at least know where she stands instead of being forced to wonder.
On a day like today, when mom needs to know where she stands above all else, it's worth taking the temperature again of that fan/non-fan, son/mother dynamic.
All the more reason why she should know where she stands.
it's safe to say we know where she stands when it comes to the Weir rear.
I doubt she'll want to have anything more to do with you, but at least she'll know where she stands.