1. state of matter (chemistry) the three traditional states of matter are solids (fixed shape and volume) and liquids (fixed volume and shaped by the container) and gases (filling the container)
  2. state of nature a wild primitive state untouched by civilization
  3. State of Katar an Arab country on the peninsula of Qatar
  4. State of Qatar an Arab country on the peninsula of Qatar
  5. State of Eritrea an African country to the north of Ethiopia on the Red Sea
  6. state senator a member of a state senate
  7. state of war a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply
  8. stateswoman a woman statesman
  9. state of mind a temporary psychological state
  10. statesman a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs
  11. state of the art the highest degree of development of an art or technique at a particular time
  12. state-of-the-art the highest level of development at a particular time
  13. steady state theory (cosmology) the theory that the universe maintains a constant average density with matter created to fill the void left by galaxies that are receding from each other
  14. statesmanly marked by the qualities of or befitting a statesman
  15. states' rights the rights conceded to the states by the United States constitution
  16. stout-stemmed having a stout stem
  17. state-supported supported and operated by the government of a state
  18. state boundary the boundary between two states
  19. State of Kuwait an Arab kingdom in Asia on the northwestern coast of the Persian Gulf; a major source of petroleum
  20. status asthmaticus a prolonged and severe asthma attack that does not respond to standard treatment