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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society;
- Example: "he had the status of a minor"
- Example: "the novel attained the status of a classic"
- Example: "atheists do not enjoy a favorable position in American life"
[syn: status, position]

2. a state at a particular time;
- Example: "a condition (or state) of disrepair"
- Example: "the current status of the arms negotiations"
[syn: condition, status]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Status \Sta"tus\ (st[=a]"t[u^]s), n. [L.] State; condition; position of affairs. [1913 Webster] Status in quo
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

status n 1: 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" [syn: status, position] 2: a state at a particular time; "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations" [syn: condition, status]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

99 Moby Thesaurus words for "status": angle, base, bearings, blood, bracket, branch, cachet, caliber, capacity, case, caste, category, character, circumstance, clan, class, condition, consequence, dignity, distance, distinction, division, echelon, eminence, estate, face, fix, footing, grade, ground, group, grouping, head, heading, hierarchy, high place, importance, jam, kin, kudos, label, level, location, lot, merit, modality, mode, order, part, pass, perspective, pickle, pigeonhole, place, plight, position, post, posture, power structure, precedence, predicament, prestige, prominence, quality, race, rank, rate, rating, relation, renown, reputation, repute, role, rubric, seat, section, sept, set, significance, situation, sphere, spot, stage, stand, standing, state, state of affairs, station, stature, status quo, strain, stratum, subdivision, subgroup, suborder, title, venue, viewpoint, worth
Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):

STATUS. The condition of persons. It also means estate, because it signifies the condition or circumstances in which the owner stands with regard to his property. 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 1689.