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Usage examples for status

  1. Giving property, giving leisure, giving status costs money. – Eugenics and Other Evils by G. K. Chesterton
  2. On the status of the public and the press in the chamber see Ilbert, Parliament, Chap. – The Governments of Europe by Frederic Austin Ogg
  3. That act settled his status. – Edgar Saltus: The Man by Marie Saltus
  4. But the incident made no impression on his mind as bearing upon his status in the public eye. – The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories Strength of Gideon; Mammy Peggy's Pride; Viney's Free Papers; The Fruitful Sleeping of The Rev. Elisha Edwards; The Ingrate; The Case of 'Ca'line'; The Finish of Patsy Barnes; One Man's Fortunes; Jim's Probation; U by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  5. Will looked westward, in the direction of his shop, and it struck him how amusing it would be to startle Rosamund by a disclosure of his social status. – Will Warburton by George Gissing
  6. As the last entry shows, young Margaret did not long remain an apprentice, for she was redeemed from that status by a planter named Stephen Taylor, who, her mother wrote, she understood, was an " honest man and gave a great price" for her. – Domestic Life in Virginia in the Seventeenth Century Jamestown 350th Anniversary Historical Booklet Number 17 by Annie Lash Jester
  7. Arnold professed an entire ignorance of the relative status. – The Bent Twig by Dorothy Canfield
  8. I'll recommend you for trooper status one of these days. – Code Three by Rick Raphael
  9. Perhaps this was because I had fallen into the trick, at the start, of regarding Grace Mavis almost as a married woman, which, as every one knows, is the necessary status of the heroine of such a work. – A London Life; The Patagonia; The Liar; Mrs. Temperly by Henry James
  10. She ought to have asked something concerning his status and employment. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  11. The legal status of private schools which do not take the place of public schools is unchanged. – The New Germany by George Young
  12. " Would you count it sufficient reason," returned Ian, " that we desired to preserve its testimony to the former status of our family?" – What's Mine's Mine by George MacDonald
  13. But here it should be observed that there is hardly any region of the globe where the status quo does not result from some one or more of these changes within times comparatively recent. – The Geneva Protocol by David Hunter Miller
  14. As typical of this new state of things, as it affected the character, status, and condition of women, there is only one woman whom we need to select. – Roman Women Woman: In All Ages and in All Countries, Volume 2 (of 10) by Alfred Brittain
  15. 4. Social status of the caste. – The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India Volume II by R. V. Russell
  16. Finally, Robert decided that he would have to make his status clear or risk going hungry. – Manners of the Age by Horace Brown Fyfe
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