Definition of social status in English:

social status

Syllabification: so·cial sta·tus


A person’s standing or importance in relation to other people within a society: top-performing school systems are likely to have teachers with high social status
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  • Later in the novel, the reader encounters the character dressed in very contemporary, decorative garb indicative of his high social status, but his inner self is in a state of unrest.
  • Inscriptions in public places can also indicate the social status of the artist.
  • With the change in social status and economic status, your entire mindset gets turned upside down virtually overnight.

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