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Turkish translation of “state of affairs”

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state of affairs

noun [no plural]
 
 
a situation
genel durum
a sad state of affairsSituations and circumstances
Translations of “state of affairs”
in Korean 상황, 정세…
in Arabic وَضع, ظُروف…
in Portuguese situação atual, estado de coisas…
in Catalan situació…
in Japanese 状況, 事態, 状態…
in Italian lo stato delle cose…
in Russian положение дел…
in Polish stan rzeczy…
(Definition of state of affairs from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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