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

Similar word(s): position

Definition categories: state

2. a state at a particular time

- the current status of the arms negotiations

Similar word(s): condition

Definition categories: state

Sentences with status as a noun:

- Superstition is highly correlated with economic status.

- What's the status of the investigation?

- New York is known for its status as a financial center.

- He is a status Indian.

- I'm just about to update my status to "busy".