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noun as in dignity, grandeur

noun as in government, country

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Spotify falls into this group, with the States generating over a third of its revenues.

From Fortune

Businesses that get 15% to 30% of their revenues from the States should stay anchored to Europe, but build an autonomous sales operation stateside.

From Fortune

It certainly is not the same here in the States, or at least it’s not my experience that it’s the same here.

From Ozy

I have to admit, I thought this was more of a British thing, but people in the States are loving a good pub quiz.

Over the years, he’s spent a fair amount of time in the States.

The most notorious states are Saudi Arabia and Pakistan, where death is an acceptable legal remedy.

It would became one of the first great mysteries in the United States of America, as it was only then 23 years old.

The same Pediatrics journal notes that 17 states have some form of exception to the standard parental consent requirement.

There is a particular focus in the magazine on attacking the United States, which al Qaeda calls a top target.

The United States government might not release that information for years, if ever.

He also states that the Audiencia is virtually non-existent, and so there is no high court in which justice may be sought.

There are very few foreign journals taken or read in the Roman States.

The king's statue was again set up in Guild hall, London, and the states arms taken down.

You might do for the United States what your English great-grandfather helped to do for this country in 1832.

Throughout the German States the custom of smoking is universal and tobacco enters largely into their list of expenditures.


On this page you'll find 135 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to states, such as: case, requirement, occurrence, estate, welfare, and outlook.

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