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  1. situation, state of affairs(noun)

    the general state of things; the combination of circumstances at a given time

    "the present international situation is dangerous"; "wondered how such a state of affairs had come about"; "eternal truths will be neither true nor eternal unless they have fresh meaning for every new social situation"- Franklin D.Roosevelt

    position, spot, site, post, office, situation, berth, billet, place

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  1. Chamath Palihapitiya:

    And imagine taking that to the extreme, where bad actors can now manipulate large swathes of people to do anything you want. It’s just a really, really bad state of affairs.

  2. Boris Johnson:

    That's just the reality, because in the end, a sovereign, united country must have a single customs territory. When the UK withdraws from the EU that must be the state of affairs that we have.

  3. Tony Shaffer:

    I cannot watch things like 'State of Affairs' and 'Homeland,' because after having run real black and clandestine ops, the Hollywood representation is just too ridiculous.

  4. De Baca:

    He probably should never have done what he did, i think [Reagan] was dreaming. There was no enforcement. Then you have Obama coming in with protecting them instead of stopping them at the border. ... He has turned out to be a real sad state of affairs.

  5. Enrique Pena Nieto:

    The shameful events in Iguala have shown that Mexico is stuck in a state of affairs which is unacceptable and must be overcome.

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