What does status mean?

Definitions for status
ˈsteɪ təs, ˈstæt əssta·tus

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. status, position(noun)

    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"

  2. condition, status(noun)

    a state at a particular time

    "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations"

Wiktionary

  1. status(Noun)

    A person's condition, position or standing relative to that of others.

    Superstition is highly correlated with economic status.

    Etymology: From status.

  2. status(Noun)

    Prestige or high standing.

    Etymology: From status.

  3. status(Noun)

    A situation or state of affairs.

    Etymology: From status.

  4. status(Noun)

    The legal condition of a person or thing.

    Etymology: From status.

  5. status(Adjective)

    Registered under the Indian Act.

    He is a status Indian.

    Etymology: From status.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Status(noun)

    state; condition; position of affairs

    Etymology: [L.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Status

    stā′tus, n. state: condition: rank. [L.]

Editors Contribution

  1. status

    The current description of a task or level of service.

    The status of the job was recorded on the system.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 14, 2020  
  2. status

    The current existence.

    The status of the task was recorded on the system.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 14, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'status' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1129

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'status' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2598

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'status' in Nouns Frequency: #543

How to pronounce status?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say status in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of status in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of status in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of status in a Sentence

  1. Emeasoba George:

    Vain glory or vanity is nothing else but excessive pride, regard, trust, hope, admiration or dependence in one's own or someone else's riches, wealth, social status, family background, qualification, beauty, handsomeness or stuffs like that. Oh! yes, that's just what vain glory or vanity is all about. So, beware of that. -Emeasoba George

  2. Jerry Smith:

    Here you have this granting (of legal status) to an entire classification that puts them one step ahead for lots of benefits.

  3. Erik Pevernagie:

    Since consumption is seen as a promising way to fulfillment and happiness, it has become an essential manner to impress the world around. Thus, financial status and outward appearance have become a required proof of self accomplishment and success. Sorry, insufficient funds, goodbye!

  4. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker:

    I said to them, the voters had told us they wanted is to be big and be bold. As you can imagine, at the time, there were some Republican lawmakers who were kind of uneasy with the idea of taking on the status quo.

  5. Emil Cioran:

    Much more than our other needs and endeavors, it is sexuality that puts us on an even footing with our kind: the more we practice it, the more we become like everyone else: it is in the performance of a reputedly bestial function that we prove our status as citizens: nothing is more public than the sexual act.

Images & Illustrations of status

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