1. fourth estate the press, including journalists, newspaper writers, photographers
  2. first estate the clergy in France and the heads of the church in Britain
  3. orthostatic pertaining to an upright standing posture
  4. furthest most remote in space or time or order
  5. fastidious giving careful attention to detail
  6. word stress the distribution of stresses within a polysyllabic word
  7. the States North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
  8. third estate the common people
  9. marital status the condition of being married or unmarried
  10. the three estates a major social class or order of persons regarded collectively as part of the body politic of the country (especially in the United Kingdom) and formerly possessing distinct political rights
  11. fourth stomach the fourth compartment of the stomach of a ruminant
  12. farthest most remote in space or time or order
  13. free state any state prohibiting slavery prior to the American Civil War
  14. First State a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
  15. Free State a province in central South Africa that was colonized by the Boers; named Free State in 1997
  16. lower status the state of being inferior
  17. United States North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
  18. Confederate States the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
  19. four-sided having four sides
  20. Saint Eustatius an island in the Netherlands Antilles