an object, habit, etc., by which the social or economic status of the possessor may be judged.
a possession which is regarded as proof of the owner’s social position, wealth, prestige, etc
A position or activity that allows one’s social prestige to be displayed, as in She doesn’t even drive; that car of hers is purely a status symbol. [ Mid-1900s ]
- Status zero
noun 1. the condition of young people who are out of school but not in further education or training, permanently or regularly out of work, and dropping out of the mainstream of society
adjective 1. (of an offense) recognized by statute; legally punishable. 2. prescribed, authorized, or permitted by statute: the statutable age of a voter. adjective 1. a variant of statutory (sense 2), statutory (sense 3)
noun 1. Law. an enactment made by a legislature and expressed in a formal document. the document in which such an enactment is expressed. 2. International Law. an instrument annexed or subsidiary to an international agreement, as a treaty. 3. a permanent rule established by an organization, corporation, etc., to govern its internal affairs. noun […]
noun 1. a book containing the laws enacted by the legislature of a state or nation. statute book noun 1. (mainly Brit) a register of enactments passed by the legislative body of a state, usually made up of a series of volumes that form a complete official record: not on the statute book