nanny statenoun [ C ]uk /ˌnæn.i ˈsteɪt/ us /ˌnæn.i ˈsteɪt/ mainly UK disapproving
(Translation of “nanny state” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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