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state

noun /steit/
the condition in which a thing or person is
der Zustand
the bad state of the roads The room was in an untidy state He inquired about her state of health What a state you’re in! He was not in a fit state to take the class.
a country considered as a political community, or, as in the United States, one division of a federation
der Staat, Staats-…
The Prime Minister visits the Queen once a week to discuss affairs of state The care of the sick and elderly is considered partly the responsibility of the state (also adjective) The railways are under state control state-controlled / owned industries.
ceremonial dignity and splendour
der Staat, Staats-…
The Queen, wearing her robes of state, drove in a horse-drawn coach to Westminster (also adjective) state occasions/banquets.
stately adjective noble, dignified and impressive in appearance or manner
stattlich
She is tall and stately a stately home.
stateliness noun
die Stattlichkeit
statesman /ˈsteits-/ noun a person who plays an important part in the government of a state.
der Staatsmann
statesmanlike /ˈsteits-/ adjective showing the qualities of a good statesman.
staatsmännisch
statesmanship /ˈsteits-/ noun skill in directing the affairs of a state.
Staatskunst
get into a state to become very upset or anxious
aus dem Häuschen geraten
She got into a right state when her daughter did not come home from school at the usual time.
lie in state (of a corpse) to be laid in a place of honour for the public to see, before burial.
feierlich aufgebahrt liegen
Translations of “state”
in Korean 상태, 주…
in Arabic حالة, وِلاية…
in French état, (d’)État, (d’)apparat…
in Italian stato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 情況, 狀態, 情形…
in Russian состояние, штат, государство…
in Turkish durum, vaziyet, hâl…
in Polish stan, państwo…
in Spanish estado, de gala, ceremonia…
in Portuguese estado…
in Catalan estat…
in Japanese 状態, 様子, (国の)州…
in Chinese (Simplified) 情况, 状态, 情形…
(Definition of state from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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