agency, federal agency, government agency, bureau, office, authority(noun)
an administrative unit of government
"the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
assurance, billet, berth, means, confidence, chest of drawers, spot, bureau, delegacy, role, office staff, function, dominance, post, dresser, sanction, part, authority, self-assurance, power, way, say-so, sureness, place, representation, government agency, chest, position, business office, self-confidence, potency, authorisation, situation, office, authorization, federal agency
a business that serves other businesses
the state of being in action or exerting power
"the agency of providence"; "she has free agency"
representation, delegacy, agency(noun)
the state of serving as an official and authorized delegate or agent
delegacy, government agency, histrionics, federal agency, theatrical performance, commission, deputation, way, mental representation, delegation, theatrical, internal representation, bureau, office, means, representation, mission, authority
means, agency, way(noun)
how a result is obtained or an end is achieved
"a means of control"; "an example is the best agency of instruction"; "the true way to success"
The faculty of acting or of exerting power; the state of being in action; action; instrumentality.
The superintendence and agency of Providence in the natural world. --Woodward.
The office of an agent, or factor.
The relation between a principal and his agent.
Business of one entrusted with the concerns of another.
The place of business of an agent.
A bond issued by a US government-backed entity, such as Fannie Mae.
English Synonyms and Antonyms
Operation is action considered with reference to the thing acted upon, and may apply to the action of an intelligent agent or of a material substance or force; as, the operation of a medicine. Performance and execution denote intelligent action, considered with reference to the actor or to that which he accomplishes; performance accomplishing the will of the actor, execution often the will of another; we speak of the performance of a duty, the execution of a sentence. Compare ACT.
Dictionary of English Synonymes
Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words
How to use agency in a sentence?
So we got in the fight. We took on the big money. We took on Wall Street. And in 2010, President Barack Obama signed that agency into law, we won. We won.
I havent been in my shop forthree weeks, weve been closed,we owe a lot of money to a lotof people.Weve applied to everygovernment agency you couldpossibly think of.Weve got registration numbersand we heard nothing back.
The Bank is coordinating The Bank actions with those that the Chancellor will announce later today in the budget in order to ensure that our initiatives are complementary and that they will collectively have maximum impact consistent with our independent responsibilities, we have anecdotal evidence that we're building up through our agency network and our direct contacts with businesses, where we have seen a sharp fall in trading conditions, particularly in retail, consumer discretionary items over the course of the last week.
Dr. Carson feels he has no government experience, he’s never run a federal agency, the last thing he would want to do was take a position that could cripple the presidency.
Are agency leaders doing enough ?
Translations for agency
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- въздействие, действие, агенция, посредничество, агентствоBulgarian
- agènciaCatalan, Valencian
- agentura, kancelářCzech
- Agentur, Wille, Agency, HandlungsfähigkeitGerman
- agency, agencia, oficina, albedríoSpanish
- virasto, agentuuri, toiminta, edustus, toimisto, velkakirjaFinnish
- agence, action, organismeFrench
- kracht, bureau, machtDutch
- agenție, agenturăRomanian
- аге́нтство, де́йствие, возде́йствиеRussian
- агенција, agencija, посредство, posredstvoSerbo-Croatian
- cơ quanVietnamese
Get even more translations for agency »
Find a translation for the agency synonym in other languages:
Select another language:
- - Select -
- 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
- 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
- Español (Spanish)
- Esperanto (Esperanto)
- 日本語 (Japanese)
- Português (Portuguese)
- Deutsch (German)
- العربية (Arabic)
- Français (French)
- Русский (Russian)
- ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
- 한국어 (Korean)
- עברית (Hebrew)
- Український (Ukrainian)
- اردو (Urdu)
- Magyar (Hungarian)
- मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
- Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Italiano (Italian)
- தமிழ் (Tamil)
- Türkçe (Turkish)
- తెలుగు (Telugu)
- ภาษาไทย (Thai)
- Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
- Čeština (Czech)
- Polski (Polish)
- Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Românește (Romanian)
- Nederlands (Dutch)
- Ελληνικά (Greek)
- Latinum (Latin)
- Svenska (Swedish)
- Dansk (Danish)
- Suomi (Finnish)
- فارسی (Persian)
- ייִדיש (Yiddish)
- հայերեն (Armenian)
- Norsk (Norwegian)
- English (English)