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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “status symbol”

status symbol

noun [C]
 
 
any thing which people want to have because they think other people will admire them if they have it
地位的象征;身份的象征
Among young people, this brand of designer clothing is the ultimate status symbol.
在年轻人当中,这种名牌服装是最高的身份象征。
Signs, signals and symbolsSpecific signs and symbols
(Definition of status symbol from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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