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City status brings a sense of prestige but there are no official benefits. The Sun (2012)They fight and jostle for status and demand things from one another. Times, Sunday Times (2007)What happens with age and status is that some women end up with an iconic colour. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This derives from their quite vulnerable legal status in the adversarial system. Victimology - the victim and the criminal justice process (1989)Is your tone of voice right for the personality and status of the person you are meeting? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Therefore redundancy would reduce his social status. Growing Through Loss and Grief (1994)But his social position and status are rapidly diminishing. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)The status would bring prestige to the producers and would secure higher prices. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The frequency varies depending on age and marital status. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They were instructed to make sure people working for the company were of legal status. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Alternatively he can cut a high status person dead and thus lower his status. Fools Rush In - A Call to Christian Clowning (1993)The surgery is a sign of social status and many people wear bandages for longer than needed. The Sun (2013)That money and prestige and status do not always matter. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Our life partnerships have no legal status. The Guide to Lesbian and Gay Parenting (1993)The choice depended partly upon regional preferences around the world and partly on demographics such as age and status. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This would probably be less of a problem if being a parent had more importance and status attached to it. Families and Friends - how to help your child form happy relationships. (1989)He says the main reason for the longevity of higher status people is that they have more control over their lives. Times, Sunday Times (2007)These things have become status symbols. Times, Sunday Times (2007)What higher status can we acquire? Beat Stress (1992)But men tell me that it is most likely to happen if the other man is in a position of higher status. Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)Towns striving for city status entered their applications in December with reasons why they should win. The Sun (2012)He was in a nearby castle, reflecting his higher status. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It was a status thing. Times, Sunday Times (2006)UPSIDE Doncaster is flourishing and aspires to city status. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'status'
British English: status NOUN
Your status is your social or professional position.
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Definition of status from the Collins English Dictionary
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