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Definition of "states" []

  • Plural form of state. (noun)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of state. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "states" in a sentence
  • "Often, Democratic-voting blue states are \ "donor states\" - they put more dollars into the federal kitty than they get back in benefits."
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  • "VIEW FAVORITES yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'Eliot Spitzer: How to Ground The Street'; yahooBuzzArticleSummary = 'When the attorneys general of all 50 states sought to investigate subprime lending, believing that some lending practices might be toxic, we were blocked by a coalition of the major banks and the Bush administration, which invoked a rarely used statute to preempt the states\' ability to probe."