(RESPECT) [noun] [U] - the amount of respect, admiration or importance given to a person, organization or objectShe described the difficulties of a society where differences of wealth and status were vast and blatant.The leaders often seemed to be more concerned with status and privilege than with the problems of the people.A status symbol is a thing which some people want to have because they think other people will admire them if they have it.Private swimming pool, fast cars, designer clothes - pick your status symbol, she has them all.
Meaning of STATUS in English
Cambridge English vocab. Кембриджский английский словарь. 2012