Definitions for "Status quo"
Keywords:  quo, ante, affairs, latin, bassist
The state in which anything is already. The phrase is also used retrospectively, as when, on a treaty of peace, matters return to the status quo ante bellum, or are left in statu quo ante bellum, i.e., the state (or, in the state) before the war. The form status quo is in most common use.
The current situation. A preference for the status quo means a reluctance to change.
The way things currently are; normal conditions.
Keywords:  kwr
The course of action currently pursued (i.e., the present system).
A child's usual place of residence, current schedule, and daily routine for at least the last three months.
The current norm; the accepted and expected way to behave and work. This state enjoys relative stability and familiarity, and will continue indefinitely until a force disrupts it.
The future that was expected to transpire (i.e. that was the present future) prior to the buildup.