Translation of "state" - English-Portuguese dictionary

state

noun /steɪt/ us /steɪt/

the condition that something or someone is in

estado
the state of the economy
Ben was in a state of shock after the fire.
The building is in a terrible state.

one of the parts that some countries are divided into

estado
Alaska is the largest state in the US.
the state

the government of a country

o Estado
financial help from the state
verb /steɪt/ us /steɪt/ present participle stating, past tense and past participle stated

to officially say or write something

declarar, expor, afirmar
The medical report stated that he was mentally ill.

(Translation of “state” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)