Meaning of “state of mind” in the English Dictionary

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"state of mind" in American English

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state of mindnoun [ C ]

us /ˈsteɪt əv ˈmɑɪnd/

a person's mood and the effect that mood has on the person’s thinking and behavior:

I was not in the right state of mind to laugh at his jokes.

(Definition of “state of mind” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)