the States

plural noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the States

informal
: the United States of America
  • My cousin from England is coming to visit me in the States.

Word by Word Definitions

state play states
  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


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