a good/bad state of repairidiom (1)
Definition of a good/bad state of repair
(Entry 1 of 4)
: good/bad condition The car is in a good/bad state of repair.
in a state of denialidiom (2)
Definition of in a state of denial (Entry 2 of 4)
: not having fully accepted something I think she's still in a state of denial about her husband's death.
in a state of graceidiom (3)
Definition of in a state of grace (Entry 3 of 4)
: having asked God to forgive one's sins He died in a state of grace.
in a state of shockidiom (4)
Definition of in a state of shock (Entry 4 of 4)
1 : experiencing a sudden usually unpleasant or upsetting feeling because of something unexpected They were in a state of shock after hearing the news.
2 medical : suffering from a serious condition in which the body is not able to get enough blood to all the parts of the body He was in a state of shock after the accident.
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