be in a state
be in a ˈstate,
get into a ˈstate(informal)
1 be/get worried, nervous or upset: Her husband was injured in a car crash yesterday, so she’s in a terrible state. ♢ He got into a state over his driving test.
2 be/get dirty or untidy: This house is in a real state! OPPOSITE: be/look a picture
See also: state