Associations to the word «Status»


STATUS, noun. A person’s condition, position or standing relative to that of others.
STATUS, noun. Prestige or high standing.
STATUS, noun. A situation or state of affairs.
STATUS, noun. (legal) The legal condition of a person or thing.
STATUS, noun. (Canada) (almost always used to modify another noun) The state (of a Canadian Indian) of being registered under the Indian Act.
STATUS, noun. (social networking) A function of some instant messaging applications, whereby a user may post a message that appears automatically to other users, if they attempt to make contact.
STATŪS, noun. (rare) plural of status
STATUS AILMENT, noun. (video games) (chiefly role-playing games) A negative status effect that adversely affects the afflicted character (such as poison, blind, mute).
STATUS AILMENTS, noun. Plural of status ailment
STATUS BAR, noun. (computing) (graphical user interface) An information area typically found at the bottom of windows in a graphical user interface.
STATUS BARS, noun. Plural of status bar
STATUS CONFERENCE, noun. (legal) A meeting that a court may require to be held between parties to a case to determine whether those parties are prepared to go to trial.
STATUS CONFERENCES, noun. Plural of status conference
STATUS CONSTRUCTUS, noun. Construct state
STATUS EFFECT, noun. (video games) (chiefly role-playing games) A modifier to a character's status, either positive (e.g. strength up) or negative (e.g. poison) effects.
STATUS EFFECTS, noun. Plural of status effect
STATUS QUO, noun. The state of things; the way things are, as opposed to the way they could be; the existing state of affairs.
STATUS QUO ANTE, noun. The way things were before.
STATUS QUO ANTES, noun. Plural of status quo ante
STATUS QUOS, noun. Plural of status quo
STATUS REPORT, interjection. What's up?
STATUS SYMBOL, noun. A visible possession that is a sign of one's social status or personal wealth.
STATUS SYMBOLS, noun. Plural of status symbol

Dictionary definition

STATUS, 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".
STATUS, noun. A state at a particular time; "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations".

Wise words

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca