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Synonyms for department
dɪˈpɑrt məntde·part·ment

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. department

    Synonyms:
    section, division, portion, function, office, branch, province, line

    Antonyms:
    institution, establishment, art, science, literature, service, state, whole, organization, community, society, body

Princeton's WordNet2.5 / 2 votes

  1. department, sectionnoun

    a specialized division of a large organization

    "you'll find it in the hardware department"; "she got a job in the historical section of the Treasury"

    Synonyms:
    surgical incision, discussion section, division, section, incision, plane section, part, subdivision, segment

  2. departmentnoun

    the territorial and administrative division of some countries (such as France)

    Synonyms:
    section

  3. departmentnoun

    a specialized sphere of knowledge

    "baking is not my department"; "his work established a new department of literature"

    Synonyms:
    section

Dictionary of English Synonymes1.0 / 1 vote

  1. departmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    part, portion, division (especially a territorial division)

  2. departmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    province, function, office, station, sphere of duty, course of life

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. departmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    division, section, part, category, district, precinct, branch, province, station, sphere, capacity

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  1. Administrator Mike Haas:

    The Commission is preparing to move forward with a statewide recount of votes for President of the United States, we have assembled an internal team to direct the recount, we have been in close consultation with our county clerk partners, and have arranged for legal representation by the Wisconsin Department of Justice.

  2. Robert Kowalski:

    We will definitely discuss this matter with my detective and run it past the states attorney’s office to see if there’s anything we can do legally against any individuals who are promoting these allegations against the police department.

  3. Alex Bowman:

    I think at this point I’ve just got to own it, right? I don’t see it changing anytime soon, i’m not in charge of the T-shirt department. If they put that on a T-shirt, you won’t see me wearing it, I can tell you that much.

  4. Nancy Saslow:

    His life is work, he’s had several jobs in prison. He works at construction, he works at a number of other things. He facilitates a men’s group, which is more or less a hospice group… He paints a great deal. His paintings are quite extraordinary, especially for someone who is untrained. However, Saslow made it clear Erik's attempt to move on doesn't eliminate the fact he commited a terrible crime against his own parents. I don’t want to paint him as Saint Erik, but I will tell you, this is someone I have heard the California Department of Corrections [say] they have no problems with [him]… basically a model prisoner, she said. I think he does what he can… to find some sort of peace.

  5. John Boehner:

    We've passed a bill to fund the department and stop the President's unilateral action with regard to immigration.


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