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noun (CONDITION) 情况     /steɪt/
[C] a condition or way of being that exists at a particular time 状态;情形;状况 The building was in a state of disrepair. 这栋大楼年久失修。 She was found wandering in a confused state (of mind). 有人发现她到处游荡,神志恍惚。 Give me the keys - you're in no fit state to drive. 把钥匙给我——你状态不佳,不能开车。 After the accident I was in a state of shock. 事故之后,我惊魂未定。 I came home to an unhappy state of affairs (= situation). 我回到家时,心情十分沉重。 The kitchen was in its original state, with a 1920s sink and stove. 厨房还保留着最初的样子,有一个20世纪20年代的水槽和炉子。 Conditions and characteristics
the state of play UK Australian
the present situation 现状 The article provides a useful summary of the current state of play in the negotiations. 这篇文章对谈判的现状作出了有用的总结。 Now
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