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microorganism, micro-organism, bacterioid, bacterioidal, bacteroid, bacterioid, bacterioidal, bacteroid.
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state
Definition:
In the United States, one of the commonwealths, or bodies politic, the people of which make up the body of the nation, and which, under the national constitution, stand in certain specified relations with the national government, and are invested, as commonwealths, with full power in their several spheres over all matters not expressly inhibited.

Synonyms:

adjective
regional
colonial, commonwealth, divisional, local, national, provincial, regional, territorial, area, borough, canton, circuit, city, county, district, precinct, quarter, realm, riding, sector, shire, town, tract, zone.
noun
area
locality, precinct, principality, quarter, stretch, township, turf, Principalities, sectors, townships, neck of woods.
body politic
Res Publica, the people.
case
predicament, quandary, predicaments.
circumstance
case.
circumstances
condition, dowry, income, way of life, worldly goods, Dowries, financial status.
condition
ballgame, phase, riff, shape, size of it, state of affairs, riffs, how things are, how things stack up, like it is, how it goes, way things are, way things shape up, where it's at.
condition or mode of being
accompaniment, attitude, capacity, case, category, character, circumstance, circumstances, contingency, element, environment, essential, estate, event, eventuality, fix, footing, form, frame of mind, humor, imperative, juncture, limitation, mood, nature, occasion, occurrence, outlook, pass, phase, plight, position, posture, predicament, prerequisite, proviso, reputation, requirement, shape, situation, spirits, stand, standing, state of affairs, station, status, stipulation, time, welfare, chances.
custodian
librarian.
dignity, grandeur
cachet, ceremony, consequence, display, glory, majesty, pomp, prestige, rank, splendor, stature, style.
disturbed
confused, troubled, upset, badly off.
frame of mind
state of mind, inner nature, temporary psychological state.
government, country
body politic, commonwealth, community, federation, land, nation, republic, sovereignty, territory, union.
group
state.
health
good condition, hardiness, healthfulness, lustiness, pink, robustness, salubriousness, salubrity, tonicity, wellbeing, Eupepsia, clean bill, fine feather, fine feathers, top form.
importance
stature.
mood
frame of mind, humor, mood.
occurrence
transpiration.
pass
cross-roads.
phase
phase.
posture
Positure.
predicament
large order, pass, soup, hang up, soups, hangup, rough go, tall order ticklish spot tight situation trouble.
rank
degree, footing, grade, mark, range, rank, scale, stage, step, term.
region
area, bailiwick, beat, borough, canton, circuit, city, colony, commonweal, country, county, district, division, domain, duchy, dukedom, earldom, empire, field, kingdom, locality, lot, municipality, nation, neighborhood, parcel, place, plot, precinct, province, quarter, realm, region, riding, sector, shire, territory, town, tract, zone.
situation
ambience, arrangement, aspect, circumstance, condition, configuration, disposition, environment, formation, layout, location, modality, mode, placement, position, post, property, quality, scene, site, situation, spot, standing, station, status, style.
social status
footing.
state
body politic, commonwealth, country, department of state, land, nation, public, put forward, Res Publica, say, state, state department, state of matter, state-supported, submit, tell.
state of mind
temper.
tops
state.
verb
affirm
accept, acknowledge, adjure, admit, affirm, approve, assert, assure, attest, aver, avouch, certify, claim, contend, corroborate, declare, endorse, express, maintain, pledge, proclaim, profess, promise, pronounce, propound, ratify, set down, submit, support, sustain, testify, validate, verify, warrant.
communication
express, state.
declare, assert
affirm, air, articulate, asseverate, aver, bring out, chime in, deliver, describe, elucidate, enounce, enumerate, enunciate, explain, expound, express, give, interpret, narrate, pitch, present, pronounce, propound, put, recite, recount, rehearse, relate, report, say, set forth, speak, specify, spiel, tell, throw out, utter, vent, ventilate, voice, come out with, give blow-by-blow, give rundown.
evince
adduce, authenticate, betoken, confirm, connote, demonstrate, depose, determine, document, establish, evince, exemplify, exhibit, illustrate, indicate, manifest, observe, prove, substantiate, vouch, witness.
report
account, chronicle, describe, log, narrate, portray, record, recount, report, retell, summarize, table, tell, Journalize.
Examples of usage:
  1. It was, indeed, a curious state of affairs in England. – Historic Girls by E. S. Brooks
  2. Not in your present state of health, sir, surely? – The Disowned, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  3. But even this is not the perfect state. – God's Plan with Men by T. T. (Thomas Theodore) Martin
  4. Surely you know the state of your own heart, Mary? – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  5. I hardly know how to send all this in the present state of things, but I believe you will wish to have it, and will judge how much Rachel will bear to hear. – The Clever Woman of the Family by Charlotte M. Yonge

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