What is another word for status symbol?

Pronunciation: [stˈe͡ɪtəs sˈɪmbə͡l] (IPA)

A status symbol is an object or phenomenon that is used to indicate social status or prestige. There are many synonyms for the term, including badge of honor, emblem of rank, insignia of distinction, signal of success, badge of excellence, and hallmark of distinction. These are all ways to describe the importance and impact that certain objects or achievements can have on someone's perceived social standing. Other related terms include trophy, award, accolade, and distinction, all of which can be used to describe achievements or items that are seen as signs of success or prestige in some way. Ultimately, the importance of status symbols and their associated synonyms varies depending on the cultural and social context in which they are used.

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What are the hypernyms for Status symbol?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Famous quotes with Status symbol

  • For years my wedding ring has done its job. It has led me not into temptation. It has reminded my husband numerous times at parties that it's time to go home. It has been a source of relief to a dinner companion. It has been a status symbol in the maternity ward.
    Erma Bombeck
  • In a way, the sense of quality has improved, the status symbol of the small things is gone, and it is acceptable to use stainless steel, even if the neighbour uses silver.
    Arne Jacobsen
  • People say there's no trace of an accent anymore, and there isn't because I worked very hard to lose it. And the reason I did that is a British accent in America is a real status symbol.
    John Mahoney

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