state attorney

noun

Definition of state attorney

law
:a government official (such as a district attorney) who represents a U.S. state in court cases within a district

Word by Word Definitions

state play
  1. : mode or condition of being

  2. : condition of mind or temperament

  3. : a condition of abnormal tension or excitement

  1. : to set by regulation or authority

  2. : to express the particulars of especially in words : report

attorney play
  1. : one who is legally appointed to transact business on another's behalf


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