Meaning of “status” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ U ] us uk /ˈsteɪtəs/

the position that you have in relation to other people because of your job or social position:

The pay and status of nurses has improved.

the legal position of someone or something:

What's your marital status (= are you married or not)?

(Definition of “status” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)