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Definition 1: the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society - [noun denoting state]

Samples where status or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for status in the sense of this definition

(status is a kind of ...) the way something is with respect to its main attributes

"the current state of knowledge" "his state of health" "in a weak financial state"

(... is a kind of status ) the status of belonging to a particular nation by birth or naturalization

(... is a kind of status ) status with respect to the relations between people or groups

"on good terms with her in-laws" "on a friendly footing"

(... is a kind of status ) the state of being retired from one's business or occupation

(... is a kind of status ) relative status

"his salary was determined by his rank and seniority"

(... is a kind of status ) social status or position conferred by a system based on class

"lose caste by doing work beneath one's station"

(... is a kind of status ) high office or rank or station

"he respected the dignity of the emissaries"

(... is a kind of status ) the state of being of noble birth

(... is a kind of status ) the status of being ordained to a sacred office

(... is a kind of status ) a position of great esteem (and supposed superiority)

"they put him on a pedestal"

(... is a kind of status ) the status of a leader

"they challenged his leadership of the union"

(... is a kind of status ) a position in a hierarchy or organization

"Bob Dylan occupied the top slot for several weeks" "she beat some tough competition for the number one slot"

(... is a kind of status ) a relatively insignificant position from which future progress might be made

"American diplomacy provided a toehold on which to proceed toward peace talks" "his father gave him a toehold in the oil business"

(... is a kind of status ) a position of highest authority

"the corporation has just undergone a change in command"

(... is a kind of status ) the status of being born of a morganatic marriage

(... is a kind of status ) the status of being born to parents who were not married

(... is a kind of status ) status in the eyes of others

"he lost face"

(... is a kind of status ) the status or fact of being elected

"they celebrated his election"

(... is a kind of status ) status in a society or organization

"the upper echelon"

(... is a kind of status ) a state of being essentially equal or equivalent; equally balanced

"on a par with the best"

(... is a kind of status ) position in a social hierarchy

"the British are more aware of social status than Americans are"

(... is a kind of status ) social or financial or professional status or reputation

"of equal standing" "a member in good standing"

(... is a kind of status ) a position of superior status

(... is a kind of status ) a status defined by law

(... is a kind of status ) a position of inferior status; low in station or rank or fortune or estimation

(... is a kind of status ) (usually plural) the status or rank or office of a Christian clergyman in an ecclesiastical hierarchy

"theologians still disagree over whether `bishop' should or should not be a separate Order"

(... is a kind of status ) a position attracting much attention and publicity

(... is a kind of status ) a position of superiority over opponents or competitors

(... are attributes of status) occupying the lowest socioeconomic position in a society

(... are attributes of status) occupying a socioeconomic position intermediate between those of the lower classes and the wealthy

(... are attributes of status) occupying the highest socioeconomic position in a society

(... are attributes of status) exercising influence or control

"television plays a dominant role in molding public opinion" "the dominant partner in the marriage"

(... are attributes of status) lower in rank or importance

Definition 2: a state at a particular time - [noun denoting state]

Samples where status or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for status in the sense of this definition

(status is a kind of ...) the way something is with respect to its main attributes

"the current state of knowledge" "his state of health" "in a weak financial state"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition or result of being changeable

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being secured to a base

"the plant needs a firm anchorage" "the mother provides emotional anchorage for the entire family"

(... is a kind of status ) the general condition of body and mind

"his delicate health" "in poor health"

(... is a kind of status ) a particular functioning condition or arrangement

"switched from keyboard to voice mode"

(... is a kind of status ) (ecology) the status of an organism within its environment and community (affecting its survival as a species)

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being noisy (as in a communication channel)

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of sharing in common with others (as fellows or partners etc.)

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being prepossessed

"the king's prepossession in my favor is very valuable"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of having been made regular (or more regular)

(... is a kind of status ) a condition in which a quantity no longer responds to some external influence

(... is a kind of status ) the state of being silent (as when no one is speaking)

"there was a shocked silence" "he gestured for silence"

(... is a kind of status ) a condition or position in which you find yourself

"the unpleasant situation (or position) of having to choose between two evils" "found herself in a very fortunate situation"

(... is a kind of status ) the amount and state of snow for skiing

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of having been proposed as a suitable candidate for appointment or election

"there was keen competition for the nomination" "his nomination was hotly protested"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition in which a standard has been successfully established

"standardization of nuts and bolts had saved industry millions of dollars"

(... is a kind of status ) (optics) condition of an optical system (as a lens) in which light rays from a single point converge in a single focal point

(... is a kind of status ) (optics) defect in an optical system in which light rays from a single point fail to converge in a single focal point

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of things generally

"that's the way it is" "I felt the same way"

(... is a kind of status ) a condition that accompanies or influences some event or activity

(... is a kind of status ) the state or condition of having no home (especially the state of living in the streets)

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being reinstated

"her reinstatement to her former office followed quickly"

(... is a kind of status ) proper or appropriate position or location

"a woman's place is no longer in the kitchen"

(... is a kind of status ) an unmarried status

(... is a kind of status ) the condition or quality of being a virgin

(... is a kind of status ) a state or condition of being innocent of a specific crime or offense

"the trial established his innocence"

(... is a kind of status ) the state of being unsullied by sin or moral wrong; lacking a knowledge of evil

(... is a kind of status ) the state of having committed an offense

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being enclosed (as in a capsule)

"the encapsulation of tendons in membranous sheaths"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of having or giving polarity

(... is a kind of status ) the condition or state of the body or bodily functions

(... is a kind of status ) the state of being hyaline or having become hyaline

"the patient's arterioles showed marked hyalinization"

(... is a kind of status ) the state of having become filled with vacuoles

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being protuberant; the condition of bulging out

"the protuberance of his belly"

(... is a kind of status ) (medicine) a curving or bending; often abnormal

"curvature of the spine"

(... is a kind of status ) (psychology) a mental condition in which the qualities of a state are relatively constant even though the state itself may be dynamic

"a manic state"

(... is a kind of status ) a condition or state of affairs almost beyond one's ability to deal with and requiring great effort to bear or overcome

"grappling with financial difficulties"

(... is a kind of status ) a condition superior to an earlier condition

"the new school represents a great improvement"

(... is a kind of status ) a condition inferior to an earlier condition; a gradual falling off from a better state

(... is a kind of status ) the state of being noble

(... is a kind of status ) the state that exists when one person or group has power over another

"her apparent dominance of her husband was really her attempt to make him pay attention to her"

(... is a kind of status ) a state of being relaxed and feeling no pain

"he is a man who enjoys his comfort" "she longed for the comfortableness of her armchair"

(... is a kind of status ) the state of being tense and feeling pain

(... is a kind of status ) a condition requiring relief

"she satisfied his need for affection" "God has no need of men to accomplish His work" "there is a demand for jobs"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being filled to capacity

(... is a kind of status ) the state of containing nothing

(... is a kind of status ) the state of being without clothing or covering of any kind

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being void of hair

(... is a kind of status ) the state of being carelessly or partially dressed

(... is a kind of status ) full of hope

(... is a kind of status ) a state in which all hope is lost or absent

"in the depths of despair" "they were rescued from despair at the last minute" "courage born of desperation"

(... is a kind of status ) being undiluted or unmixed with extraneous material

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being impure

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of (corporate or personal) finances

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of the economy

(... is a kind of status ) the state of sanitation (clean or dirty)

(... is a kind of status ) the state of aggregation of soil and its condition for supporting plant growth

(... is a kind of status ) a condition of regular or proper arrangement

"he put his desk in order" "the machine is now in working order"

(... is a kind of status ) a condition in which things are not in their expected places

"the files are in complete disorder"

(... is a kind of status ) being within certain limits that define the range of normal functioning

(... is a kind of status ) presence of lactose in the urine; can occur during pregnancy or lactation

(... is a kind of status ) the state of the environment

(... is a kind of status ) the prevailing psychological state

"the climate of opinion" "the national mood had changed radically since the last election"

(... is a kind of status ) a particular environment or surrounding influence

"there was an atmosphere of excitement"

(... is a kind of status ) the state of not being susceptible

"unsusceptibility to rust"

(... is a kind of status ) (medicine) the condition in which an organism can resist disease

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being something that is useful in reaching an end or carrying out a plan

"all his actions were in subservience to the general plan"

(... is a kind of status ) the state of being susceptible; easily affected

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of containing or being covered by a liquid (especially water)

"he confirmed the wetness of the swimming trunks"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of not containing or being covered by a liquid (especially water)

(... is a kind of status ) the state of being certain that adverse effects will not be caused by some agent under defined conditions

"insure the safety of the children" "the reciprocal of safety is risk"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being susceptible to harm or injury

"you are in no danger" "there was widespread danger of disease"

(... is a kind of status ) the physical condition of being stretched or strained

"it places great tension on the leg muscles" "he could feel the tenseness of her body"

(... is a kind of status ) lack of normal muscular tension or tonus

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being physiologically lax

"baths can help the laxness of the bowels"

(... is a kind of status ) a formal way of referring to the condition of something

"the building was in good repair"

(... is a kind of status ) a state or condition free from damage or decay

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being unable or unwilling to speak

"her muteness was a consequence of her deafness"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of the optical properties of the eye

(... is a kind of status ) a condition of damage or decay

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being improper

(... is a kind of status ) absence of moral or spiritual values

"the powers of darkness"

(... is a kind of status ) a condition of spiritual awareness; divine illumination

"follow God's light"

(... is a kind of status ) any unwholesome or desperate condition

"what maladies afflict our nation?"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being serrated

"the serrations of a city skyline"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being formally forgiven by a priest in the sacrament of penance

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being automatically operated or controlled

"automation increases productivity"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being treated in a cruel and savage manner

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being strongly disapproved of

"he deserved nothing but condemnation"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being treated like a god

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being varied

"that restaurant's menu lacks diversification; every day it is the same"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being relieved from blame or obligation

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being made easy (or easier)

"social facilitation is an adaptive condition"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being formed into small tight curls

"her hair was in a frizz"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of bearing fruit

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being treated as a patient in a hospital

"he hoped to avoid the expense of hospitalization"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of having the identity (of a person or object) established

"the thief's identification was followed quickly by his arrest" "identification of the gun was an important clue"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being pressed closely together and firmly fixed

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being dissociated into ions (as by heat or radiation or chemical reaction or electrical discharge)

"the ionization of a gas"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being exposed to radiation

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of permitting leaks or leakage

"the leakiness of the roof" "the heart valve's leakiness" "the leakiness of the boat made it dangerous to use"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of having been made smooth or slippery by the application of a lubricant

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of having a highly technical implementation

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being motivated

"his motivation was at a high level"

(... is a kind of status ) a condition resembling that of a mummy

"bureaucratic mummification in red tape"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being (well or ill) preserved

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being prognathous; the condition of having a projecting jaw

(... is a kind of status ) the condition naturally attaching to life in the country

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being coated or clogged with rust

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being shocked (as by improper behavior)

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of having submitted to control by someone or something else

"the union was brought into submission" "his submission to the will of God"

(... is a kind of status ) the condition of being urbanized

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