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status as in 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"


  • positioncause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation ; put into a certain place or abstract location; the particular portion of space occupied by something; a point occupied by troops for tactical reasons ; a way of regarding situations or topics etc.; the arrangement of the body and its limbs; the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society; a job in an organization; the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated; the appropriate or customary location; (in team sports) the role assigned to an individual player; the act of putting something in a certain place ; a condition or position in which you find yourself; a rationalized mental attitude ; an opinion that is held in opposition to another in an argument or dispute; an item on a list or in a sequence; the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another; the act of positing
status as in a state at a particular time
  • "a condition (or state) of disrepair"
  • "the current status of the arms negotiations"


  • conditionestablish a conditioned response ; develop (a child's or animal's) behavior by instruction and practice; specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; put into a better state; apply conditioner to in order to make smooth and shiny; a state at a particular time; an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else ; a mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing; information that should be kept in mind when making a decision; the state of (good) health (especially in the phrases `in condition' or `in shape' or `out of condition' or `out of shape') ; an illness, disease, or other medical problem; (usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement; the procedure that is varied in order to estimate a variable's effect by comparison with a control condition