- The definition of status quo is the current political or social conditions.
- An example of status quo is that the U.S. government is in debt.
- An example of status quo isthe common sense of a period of time.
- An example of status quo is the economic conditions of a particular class at a particular period of history.
the existing state of affairs (at a particular time)
also status in quo
Origin of status quoClassical Latin literally , the state in which
The existing condition or state of affairs.
Origin of status quoLatin status quō, state in which : status, state + quō, in which, ablative of quī, which.
(plural status quos)
- status in quo
- status quo ante
status quo - Legal Definition
The situation as it currently exists.