Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Status"

The meaning of "Status" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa 'understated status'?
A: To down play rank or social position
Q: O que significa inherent status?
A: default status or default condition of an object
Q: O que significa status quo ?
A: the current situation
Q: O que significa status quo?
A: common. the norm (normal). expected.
Q: O que significa be frustrated with the status quo.?
A: Sorry I don't know how to translate it into Japanese but in simpler English it means not happy about the situation now

Example sentences using "Status"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com status quo.
A: No, no, no, noooooooooooooooo!
No, no, no,
Stick to the stuff you know!
If you wanna be cool
Folllow one simple rule
Don'tmess with the flow, no no
Stick to the status quo!

(From High School Musical)
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com status quo.
A: The government views anyone who questions the status quo a threat.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com status, state.
A: status can be used as a post on facebook, like you updated your status. status can also mean like, your status as a person. ex: this person is gaining celebrity status (popularity basically). status can also mean like, something being posted. "status update: i am bored" state can be a place, like new york is a state in america. state can also be the way someone is, so if someone is in q coma, theyre in a critial state (a very bad place because theyre not well)
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com status quo.
A: Status quo means the existing state of things

'Communication via text messages is status quo'

Synonyms of "Status" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre status e state e condition e situation ?
A: "He was a high ranking official. His status was above all soldiers who had to obey his every word"


"after the hurricane hundreds of houses are demolished, ours is in a horrible state/condition aswell"


"under one condition I will lend you my horse: bring it back to me before sunrise or bad things will happen"


"the situation was almost embarrassing: he got down on his knees to propose but then the ring just wouldn't fit"
Q: Qual é a diferença entre status e state ?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Qual é a diferença entre status e state ?
A: Status usually refers to a ranking in a certain group.
Example: Prince William has a higher social status that I do.

State has different meanings of course but the one I believe you're trying to decifer is when it means the particular condition that someone or something is in at a specific time.
Example: It's all about your state of mind.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre status e state ?
A: What is your marital status? (single/married/divorced/widowed)
What is the status of the project? (planning/being executed/finishing)
Koreans change how they address people depending on their social status. (boss/president/teacher/friend)

Status means in most cases that there is a finite set of ranks/stages and refers to the stage the object is currently at.

State describes the condition of something. A room can be in a state of being dirty. Someone might ask about the state of the economy or the state of a company's finances. It can also refer to someone's mood. A mental state for instance.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre status e state ?
A: The word "status" comes from the word "state". But "state" means physical or mental condition. For example, "A liquid or solid state." But "status" speaks of a situation. I will now say an example.

1. What is the current state of the project?
2. What is the current status of the project?

Answer:
1. The project is ongoing.
2. The project is halfway done.

As you can see the difference is quite small. In many situations, using either would work, but one is more correct. Many natives get this wrong.

Translations of "Status"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Please let me know the status of confirmation for specification detaily.
당신의 최종적인 사양확인 과정의 진행현황을 상세하게 알려주시기 바랍니다.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? In Japanese, we use "status" to explain about how the project or task has progressed.
In addition, also use it as social or professional "rank."
Is there any propier word to explain about "progress"??
Or is it OK to use "situation" or "condition."
A: If you want to explain about the situation or progress of your project, "status" might work. You could say "I would like to discuss the status of my project."
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? marital status ?
A: Did you want to hear the pronunciation of the phrase?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? I would like ask you about status of your requirements.
A: @miszkur: could i please see/have a look at your credentials
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? what is your emotional status?
A: If you are asking someone because you are interested in them or want to date them, you can say
"Are you seeing anyone" or
"Are you dating anyone?"

But if you are asking specifically two people if they are in a relationship with each other, you say
"Are you two dating?" or
"Are you together"
Basically like the person above me said. :)

Other questions about "Status"

Q: ‎The status in the museum seems quite abstract.

What does this mean by "abstract"?
A: Abstract, in this case, probably means ‘hard to define’ or ‘hard to put into words’
It may also mean ‘very strange and hard to understand’

Sorry I couldn’t give a more straightforward answer! It’s a bit hard to tell without proper context 💧
Q: It's a high status to have luxurious cars. soa natural?
A: You should say “It’s high status to have luxurious cars” Use “luxurious” because cars in plural. Use “high status” because even people who have no money have a low status.
Q: "you have to report for your marital status" soa natural?
A: You can say, ".....have to report about your marital status..."
Q: How can I say the status that is not reviewed yet. Is it "unreviewed"? I wanted to say one word the opposite word "reviewed", but I'm not sure the exact word. Please help.
A: @Ham: unreviewed
Q: It was hard to obtain status of the most valuable professional. soa natural?
A: It was hard to obtain the status of "Most Valuable Professional".

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