Social-status Sentence Examples
For example, during the Victorian era, calling cards were used as a means of requesting a visit to a woman of prominent social status.
For them the movement is giving voice to a social discontent with the social status quo.
This mummy had numerous tattoos, which were hypothesized as being used for medicinal cures, spiritual ceremonies, or indicating social status.
Ancient Roman fashion for men consisted of a simple wardrobe that was directly associated with social status and rank.
Most originated as a means of personal identification, religious significance or indicated social status.Advertisement
Cougars are also fun because they re not seeking husbands, social status or promotion when they date, but good looking young men who are fun to be with.
Today, tats are moving far beyond any particular culture or social status.
Corsets became increasingly popular as an item of fashion and social status from the 1500s.
She has not yet quite achieved the same social status as the other women on the show, but she is actively trying to sneak her way into the New York social scene.
He found the medical profession of his time split up into a number of sects, medical science confounded under a multitude of dogmatic systems, the social status and moral integrity of physicians degraded.Advertisement
Candidates for it must be between 25 and 35 years, single or widows and of good social status.
Finally, the property and the whole social status of the Church and of the hierarchy remained unchanged, as did also the conviction that the perfection of the Christian life was to be sought and found in the monastic profession.
The result was to attract to the town a considerable commercial community and to raise its social status.
Assuming, however, that knight was originally used to describe the military tenant of a noble person, as cniht had sometimes been used to describe the thegn of a noble person, it would, to begin with, have defined rather his social status than the nature of his services.
But those whom the English called knights the Normans called chevaliers, by which term the nature of their services was defined, while their social status was left out of consideration.Advertisement
Of these the China Inland Mission is the largest and most influential; and while it has sent forth many of this class, it has also enrolled not a few men and women of considerable wealth, education and social status.
Orthodox Hindus, especially those whose social status and very livelihood are imperilled by the revolution, have shown their alarm either by open opposition, subjecting converts to every sort of caste coercion, or by methods of defence, e.g.
It was not only by the formation of ever new endogamous castes and sub-castes that the system gained in extent and intricacy, but even more so by the constant subdivision of the castes into numerous exogamous groups or septs, themselves often involving gradations of social status important enough to seriously affect the possibility of intermarriage, already hampered by various other restrictions.
I.m glad she.s not, and she seems to understand trading personal happiness for a social status.
The same remarks apply to a society that is caste-based, or has any other rigid hierarchy to social status.Advertisement
For example, if most of your planets fall in either the house of philosophy (the 9th house) or the house of social status (the 11th house), even a Cancer would lean towards a life of travel and academia.