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Meaning of STATUS

Pronunciation:  'steytus

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  
  2. [n]  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 is a 6 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: condition
 See Also: ascendance, ascendancy, ascendence, ascendency, astigmatism, astigmia, bar sinister, bastardy, caste, celibacy, circumstance, citizenship, comfort, comfortableness, command, control, curvature, declination, decline, demand, depilation, deshabille, despair, desperation, difficulty, dignity, discomfort, dishabille, disorder, dominance, ecological niche, economic condition, emptiness, encapsulation, ennoblement, equality, equation, equivalence, face, financial condition, footing, fullness, guilt, guiltiness, hairlessness, health, high ground, high profile, high status, homelessness, hopefulness, hyalinisation, hyalinization, illegitimacy, improvement, impureness, impurity, innocence, involvement, leadership, legal status, low status, marital status, melioration, mental state, mode, nakedness, nationality, need, niche, nobility, noblesse, noise conditions, nomination, nudeness, nudity, ordination, par, participation, pathological state, pedestal, place, polarisation, polarization, position, prepossession, protuberance, psychological state, pureness, purity, rank, regularisation, regularization, reinstatement, retirement, sanitary condition, saturation, silence, sinlessness, situation, ski conditions, slot, social rank, social station, social status, standardisation, standardization, standing, state, stigmatism, terms, uncomfortableness, upset, vacuolation, vacuolisation, vacuolization, virginity, way



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Sta"tus\, n. [L.]
State; condition; position of affairs.

 Definition: a position in a pattern of reciprocal behavior.