the status quo

noun

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: the current situation : the way things are now He's content with the status quo and isn't looking for change. She wants to maintain the status quo.

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“The status quo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20status%20quo. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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