Meaning of STATUS in English

n. Function: noun

1 rating or positioning in relation to others (as in a social order, community, class, or profession) FF1C; his status as a slave FF1E;

Synonyms: capacity, character, footing, place, position, quality, rank, situation, standing, state, station

Related Words: rating

2 social or professional importance or distinction FF1C; a lawyer of international status FF1E;

Synonyms: cachet, consequence, dignity, position, prestige, rank, standing, state, stature

Related Words: caliber, merit, worth; distinction, renown; eminence, prominence

Contrasted Words: inconsequence, insignificance, unimportance


Synonyms: STATE 1, condition, mode, posture, situation

Related Words: status quo

Idioms: state of affairs

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.