status in quo

Latin noun phrase
sta·​tus in quo | \ ˌstä-tu̇s-ˌin-ˈkwō How to pronounce status in quo (audio) \

Definition of status in quo

: state in which : the existing state of affairs

Learn More About status in quo

Dictionary Entries Near status in quo

status

status in quo

status offender

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for status in quo

Cite this Entry

“Status in quo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/status%20in%20quo. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!