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Definitions for state

  • noun - the way something is with respect to its main attributes; "the current state of knowledge"; "his state of health"; "in a weak financial state"
  • verb - put before; "I submit to you that the accused is guilty"
  • verb - express in words; "He said that he wanted to marry her"; "tell me what is bothering you"; "state your opinion"; "state your name"
  • verb - indicate through a symbol
  • noun - the federal department in the United States that sets and maintains foreign policies; "the Department of State was created in 1789"
  • noun - a politically organized body of people under a single government; "the state has elected a new president"; "African nations"; "students who had come to the nation's capitol"; "the country's largest manufacturer"; "an industrialized land"
  • noun - the group of people comprising the government of a sovereign state; "the state has lowered its income tax"
  • noun - the territory occupied by a nation; "he returned to the land of his birth"; "he visited several European countries"
  • noun - the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation; "his state is in the deep south"
  • noun - a state of depression or agitation; "he was in such a state you just couldn't reason with him"
  • noun - (chemistry) the three traditional states of matter are solids (fixed shape and volume) and liquids (fixed volume and shaped by the container) and gases (filling the container); "the solid state of water is called ice"
  • Synonyms for state

    State Department land province DoS commonwealth state of matter Department of State nation res publica United States Department of State country body politic submit tell put forward express posit say

    Antonyms for state

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    Holonyms for state

    country state land

    Hyponyms for state

    omnipotence integrity imperfectness end merchantability neotony multivalence Foggy Bottom foreign country rogue nation major power city-state banana republic mother country buffer country European nation Asian nation North American nation American state Soviet Socialist Republic liquidness solidness feeling plasma ornamentation ground state relationship wild degree office beingness employment disorder conflict delegacy dependency lifelessness activity inactiveness imminentness readiness state of flux union immaturity state of grace perfection unity receivership destruction turgor plurality multivalency commonwealth country Reich suzerain great power ally fatherland country of origin kingdom African country South American country sultanate Italian region phase liquidity solid state skillfulness condition nationhood tribalism natural state level power existence employ hostility illumination agency motion dead letter activeness temporary state impendence preparedness kalemia unification immatureness damnation eternal damnation flawlessness wholeness ownership revocation homozygosity polyvalence paternity developing country rogue state sea power superpower Soviets homeland native land tax haven African nation South American nation commonwealth Canadian province form liquid state gas cleavage status situation utopia state of nature stage position nonbeing unemployment enmity freedom dependence motionlessness non-issue inaction imminence impendency preparation enlargement maturity grace omniscience ne plus ultra imperfection obligation annulment heterozygosity polyvalency utilization Dominion renegade state world power city state welfare state motherland buffer state European country Asian country North American country eparchy Australian state liquid solid gaseous state medium conditionality state of affairs dystopia isomerism point being death order antagonism representation dependance stillness action inactivity imminency forthcomingness flux separation matureness saving grace present answer preface declare vocalise mention supply summarise represent reply premise articulate get out remark explain sum lay out respond introduce enunciate note add give sum up misstate precede announce vocalize observe append summarize vote

    Hypernyms for state

    attribute political unit regime emotional state political entity administrative district spirit government administrative division chemical phenomenon executive department authorities territorial division express give tongue to propose verbalize denote suggest verbalise refer advise utter

    Meronyms for state

    department state province

    Sounds like state

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