in (good, poor, etc.) state of repair

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in (good, poor, etc.) state of repair

In a certain state or condition, as specified by the adjective used before "state of repair." Primarily heard in UK. It's a beautiful house, but due the heating system is in very poor state of repair. The manuscript is in remarkably good state of repair, considering its age.
See also: of, repair, state