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Synonyms for administration
ædˌmɪn əˈstreɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. administration, disposal(noun)

    a method of tending to or managing the affairs of a some group of people (especially the group's business affairs)

    establishment, organization, judicature, presidency, electric pig, presidential term, governance, governing body, governing, disposal, giving medication, government activity, garbage disposal, brass, disposition, government, organisation

  2. administration, governance, governing body, establishment, brass, organization, organisation(noun)

    the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something

    "he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment"

    brass section, arrangement, constitution, establishment, memorial tablet, organization, judicature, presidency, system, presidential term, face, ecesis, governance, governing body, plaque, governing, disposal, validation, giving medication, government activity, boldness, formation, brass, cheek, brass instrument, government, nerve, organisation, institution

  3. administration, giving medication(noun)

    the act of administering medication

    establishment, judicature, governing, governance, organization, governing body, presidential term, disposal, giving medication, brass, government, organisation, presidency, government activity

  4. presidency, presidential term, administration(noun)

    the tenure of a president

    "things were quiet during the Eisenhower administration"

    disposal, judicature, governing, governance, organization, governing body, establishment, presidency, presidentship, brass, government, organisation, giving medication, presidential term, government activity

  5. government, governing, governance, government activity, administration(noun)

    the act of governing; exercising authority

    "regulations for the governing of state prisons"; "he had considerable experience of government"

    authorities, political science, establishment, judicature, organization, presidency, presidential term, governance, politics, governing body, governing, disposal, government activity, brass, giving medication, government, regime, organisation

  6. administration, judicature(noun)

    the act of meting out justice according to the law

    court, judicial system, organization, judicatory, establishment, presidency, tribunal, presidential term, governance, governing body, governing, disposal, giving medication, government activity, judiciary, brass, organisation, judgeship, government, judicature


  1. administration(noun)

    supervision, conduct, management, regulation

  2. administration(noun)

    The act of administering; government of public affairs; the service rendered, or duties assumed, in conducting affairs; the conducting of any office or employment; direction.

    management, supervision, conduct, regulation

  3. administration(noun)

    A body that administers; the executive part of government; the persons collectively who are entrusted with the execution of laws and the superintendence of public affairs; the chief magistrate and his cabinet or council; or the council, or ministry, alone, as in Great Britain.

    Successive US administrations have had similar Middle East policies.

    supervision, regulation, management, conduct

  4. administration(noun)

    The act of administering, or tendering something to another; dispensation.

    the administration of a medicine, of an oath, of justice, or of the sacrament.

    supervision, management, conduct, regulation

  5. administration(noun)


    conduct, regulation, management, supervision

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. administration(n.)

    dispensation, distribution

  2. administration(n.)

    management, conduct, direction, control, superintendence

  3. administration(n.)

    executive department (of a government), president (or other chief magistrate) and cabinet

  4. administration(n.)

    (Law.) management of an estate (of an intestate)

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How to use administration in a sentence?

  1. Drugmaker Polyphor:

    The company expects inhaled murepavadin should not lead to kidney toxicity, given its much lower dose and local administration.

  2. District Judge Dana Sabraw:

    The reality is there are still close to 500 parents that have not been located, many of these parents were removed from the country without their child, all of this is the result of the government's separation and then inability and failure to track and reunite, and the reality is that for every parent who is not located, there will be a permanent orphaned child, and that is 100 % the responsibility of the administration.

  3. David Hayes:

    The Trump administration gives lip service to 'cooperative federalism,' but it practices 'fair-weather federalism.

  4. Alberto Vellos:

    The economy has taken a hit under this administration, and while they boast about the infrastructure development, the people are saying we can't eat concrete.

  5. Attorney General Loretta Lynch:

    The entire Obama administration wants you to know that we see you ; we stand with you ; and we will do everything we can to protect you going forward.

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