Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / in a state
FEEDBACK
See definition of in a state on Dictionary.com
  • as inoverwrought
  • as instrained
  • as inanxious

synonyms for in a state

  • frantic
  • affected
  • agitated
  • all shook up
  • beside oneself
  • crazy
  • distracted
  • emotional
  • excitable
  • fired-up
  • flipped out
  • freaked-out
  • high
  • hot under collar
  • hot-and-bothered
  • hyper
  • keyed-up
  • nervous
  • neurotic
  • on edge
  • overexcited
  • overstrung
  • overworked
  • spent
  • steamed up
  • stirred
  • strung-out
  • tense
  • tired
  • uneasy
  • unstrung
  • uptight
  • weary
  • wired
  • worked-up
  • worn
  • wound-up
  • uneasy
  • stiff
  • tight
  • labored
  • tense
  • constrained
  • embarrassed
  • put
  • wired
  • wreck
  • artificial
  • awkward
  • difficult
  • farfetched
  • self-conscious
  • taut
  • uncomfortable
  • unnatural
  • uptight
  • choked
  • false
  • at end of rope
  • hard put
  • nervous wreck
  • strung out
  • unglued
  • unrelaxed
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for in a state

MOST RELEVANT
  • calm
  • collected
  • cool
  • rested
  • unruffled
  • genuine
  • relaxed
  • slack
  • loose
  • calm
  • easy
  • easy-going
  • comfortable
  • unforced
  • laid-back
  • assured
  • unworried
  • calm
  • unfearful
  • quiet
  • happy
  • cool
  • bold
  • unwilling
  • peaceful
  • indifferent
  • content
  • collected
  • unconcerned
  • inattentive
  • unafraid
  • courageous
  • confident
  • composed
  • brave
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Cuddle Up! A Cozy Quiz On Fall Words Has Arrived
START THE QUIZ

How to use in a state in a sentence

Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
If we can free this State of Yankees, we will accomplish more than your armies down south have.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Walls End Castle, when the party broke up, returned to its normal state.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
All that scientific bric-a-brac in the cupboard had far better be thrown away.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
The next morning he came rushing into the office, in a violent state of excitement.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
He could not tell what I meant by secrets of state, where an enemy or some rival nation were not in the case.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
From the very first of the war their work was to help exterminate the guerrilla bands which infested the State.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
A similar state had occurred that 'Karnak night' of a long ten days ago, though he had not understood it then.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
And this college course I have sketched should, in the modern state, pass insensibly into adult mental activities.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO IN A STATE

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

muliebritynoun | [myoo-lee-eb-ri-tee ]SEE DEFINITION