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Shoppers have reciprocated, buying up Nike products and elevating its Jordan sneakers to status symbols.
The assets have become a sort of Internet-savvy status symbol and are attracting a certain brand of techie celebrity.What is an NFT, and how did an artist called Beeple sell one for $69 million at Christie’s?|Hannah Denham, Gerrit De Vynck, Rachel Lerman|March 12, 2021|Washington Post
So mimicking funeral practices used for royalty may have been a status symbol.
Portable, multifunctional and elegant, it was both cutting-edge and a status symbol.The Idea of the 'Dark Ages' Is a Myth. Here's Why Medieval Scientific Progress Still Matters|Seb Falk|November 17, 2020|Time
Logan spends thousands of dollars buying Rory a Birkin bag, and she has no idea what it is or why it’s such a status symbol — nor does she have any interest in it.
We see detoxing as a path to transcendence, a symbol of modern urban virtue and self-transformation through abstinence.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
When the problem is already political, when the intolerable situation is the status quo?Cover-Ups and Concern Trolls: Actually, It's About Ethics in Suicide Journalism|Arthur Chu|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Defenders of the status quo claim the old rules protect consumers.Why Do ‘Progressives’ Want to Ban Uber and AirBnB?|Adam Thierer, Christopher Koopman|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But when she called back, Brinsley was determined to tall her about his minted screenwriter status.
It is now possible the building can be a symbol for progress.
Light, the symbol of life's joy, seems to be the first language in which the spirit of beauty speaks to a child.Children's Ways|James Sully
This method of concealing the face, together with the wearing of the immense hat, was a symbol of mourning.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
The mayorʼs symbol of office is a cane with a silver knob, plated ferrule, and black cord and tassels.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
And his status is determined rather by his relation to the family than by his relation to the service.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
The unusual political status of a city, completely independent of county jurisdiction, was originated at this time also.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
British Dictionary definitions for status symbol
Idioms and Phrases with status symbol
A position or activity that allows one's social prestige to be displayed, as in She doesn't even drive; that car of hers is purely a status symbol. [Mid-1900s]