the status quo

noun

Definition of the status quo

  1. :  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.

Word by Word Definitions

statusplay
  1. :  position or rank in relation to others

    :  relative rank in a hierarchy of prestige

    :  high prestige


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