be in/get into a state Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “be in/get into a state” in the English Dictionary

"be in/get into a state" in British English

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be in/get into a state

mainly UK to ​becomenervous and ​upset: She got into a ​real state before her ​drivingtest.
(Definition of be in/get into a state from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be in/get into a state”
in Chinese (Simplified) 紧张, 焦虑…
in Chinese (Traditional) 緊張, 焦慮…
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“be in/get into a state” in British English

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