Home > All Words

Sentence Examples With the Word ‘State’. Over 50 Sentences


State — US. [steɪt], UK. [steɪt]

Main meanings:

  1. A politically organized territory with defined boundaries, a government, and a population.
  2. The condition or mode of being, often referring to a particular state or situation.
  3. A formal expression or declaration, often in written or official form.


10 simple sentences:

  • California is a sunny state.
  • He’s in a state of shock.
  • She will state her opinion.
  • We live in the same state.
  • The car is in a good state.
  • State your name, please.
  • The state flag is beautiful.
  • They visited a neighboring state.
  • Can you name a state capital?
  • She’s a state senator.


The sentences from movies:

The state of not being present. – Finch (2021)

State your name. – Finding Nemo (2003)

I’m doing analysis for the State Department. – Snowden (2016)

I went to Arizona state. – Jerry Maguire (1996)

You will die in a state of grace. – Pearl Harbor (2001)

I’m living in a state of irony. – Happiness (1998)

Is this not your natural state? – The Avengers (2012)

Your names, please, and state your professions. – All the President’s Men (1976)

He was careless with state papers. – The Kings Speech (2010)

I hereby declare a state of emergency. – Simpsons Movie (2007)

Look at the state of this rubbish. – The Mummy Returns (2001)

This isn’t a matter of state. – Queen (2006)

State of California? – Boogie Nights (1997)

Congratulations on winning State. – Mean Girls (2004)

The nympho is the state bird of Ohio. – 50 First Dates (2004)

He petitioned the Senate, the State Department. – Salt (2010)

Please state your name and age. – Limbo (2023)

And Sam got her letter from Penn State. – The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

Please state your emergency. – X-Men 2 (2003)

They belong to the State. – Elizabeth (1998)

Uh, we’re from the, uh, state mental institution. – One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)

I own eight funeral homes across the state. – The Burial (2023)

There’s no state sandwich contest. – Palmer (2021)

Look at the state of this place. – Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)

He’s the best libel attorney in the state. – The Help (2011)

The state of Hawaii. – 2012 (2009)

Subway station, State and Balboa. – The Matrix (1999)

The state takes the home. – Say Anything (1989)

I love this whole state! – Misfits (1961)

City and state, please. – High Fidelity (2000)

Now, I’m gonna state mine. – Stand by Me (1986)

It’s the pre-test for the state standardized test. – Bad Teacher (2011)

That was somebody from the state attorney’s office. – The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

I have quite a pull in the State. – Jailer (2023)

State your business or prepare to get winged! – Django Unchained (2012)

Now, state your business. – Wreck-It Ralph (2012)

We were leaving a state dinner. – Murder Mystery (2019)

State police, search warrant! – The Departed (2006)

The Spofford family owns practically a whole state. – Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)