the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society
"he had the status of a minor"; "the novel attained the status of a classic"; "atheists do not enjoy a favorable position in American life"
a state at a particular time
"a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations"
A personu2019s condition, position or standing relative to that of others.
Superstition is highly correlated with economic status.
Prestige or high standing.
A situation or state of affairs.
The legal condition of a person or thing.
Registered under the Indian Act.
He is a status Indian.
Origin: From status.
state; condition; position of affairs
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
stā′tus, n. state: condition: rank. [L.]
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Status' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1129
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Status' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2598
Rank popularity for the word 'Status' in Nouns Frequency: #543
The numerical value of Status in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of Status in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Bureaucracy defends the status quo long past the time when the quo has lost its status.
This is where I differ with everybody on the Republican side, make no mistake: Not a single Republican candidate, announced or potential, is clearly and consistently supporting a path to citizenship. When they talk about legal status, that is code for second class status.
But we are going to continue to insist that, from our point of view, the status quo is unsustainable. And that while taking into complete account Israel's security, we can't just in perpetuity maintain the status quo, expand settlements. That's not a recipe for stability in the region.
We have to finally, once and for all, fix our immigration system, make no mistake, today not a single Republican candidate, announced or potential, is clearly and consistently supporting a path to citizenship. Not one. When they talk about legal status, that is code for second-class status.
Pride attaches undue importance to the superiority of one's status in the eyes of others And shame is fear of humiliation at one's inferior status in the estimation of others. When one sets his heart on being highly esteemed, and achieves such rating, then he is automatically involved in fear of losing his status.
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Translations for Status
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- رُتْبَة, مَرْتَبَة, مَنْزِلَة, تَرْتِيب, مَنْصِب, دَرَجَة, الحالةArabic
- торош, абруй, хәлBashkir
- stav, postavení, životní úroveňCzech
- Status, StandGerman
- θέση, υπόσταση, κατάσταση, καθεστώςGreek
- seisund, olekEstonian
- tila, tilanne, status, asemaFinnish
- կարգավիճակ, իրավիճակArmenian
- 状態, 身分, 様子, 有様, 地位Japanese
- 상태, 상황Korean
- status, aanzienDutch
- estatuto, estadoPortuguese
- stare, situație, statut, pozițieRomanian
- статус, положение, состояниеRussian
- durum, statüTurkish
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