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Synonyms for federal
ˈfɛd ər əlfed·er·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Federal, Federal soldier, Union soldiernoun

    a member of the Union Army during the American Civil War

    Synonyms:
    federal official

    Antonyms:
    local, southern, unitary

  2. Federal, Fed, federal officialadjective

    any federal law-enforcement officer

    Synonyms:
    federal official

    Antonyms:
    unitary, southern, local

  3. federaladjective

    national; especially in reference to the government of the United States as distinct from that of its member units

    "the Federal Bureau of Investigation"; "federal courts"; "the federal highway program"; "federal property"

    Antonyms:
    southern, unitary, local

  4. federaladjective

    of or relating to the central government of a federation

    "a federal district is one set aside as the seat of the national government"

    Antonyms:
    local, southern, unitary

  5. Union, Federaladjective

    being of or having to do with the northern United States and those loyal to the Union during the American Civil War

    "Union soldiers"; "Federal forces"; "a Federal infantryman"

    Antonyms:
    southern, local, unitary

  6. federaladjective

    characterized by or constituting a form of government in which power is divided between one central and several regional authorities

    "a federal system like that of the United States"; "federal governments often evolved out of confederations"

    Antonyms:
    unitary, southern, local

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. federaladjective

    Synonyms:
    confederate

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How to use federal in a sentence?

  1. Steve Weinzapfel:

    Do I like it? Probably not. But it's something I inherited. And it's not something I can change overnight, either, from the federal standpoint, if they are concerned with (self bonding) then I think they need to change their regulations to address it.

  2. Ryan Sitton:

    This is not the time for anybody - the Railroad Commission, academia, federal or state jurisdictions - to be putting out half-cocked information.

  3. President Barack Obama on Monday:

    Look, this should be a pretty straightforward case of statutory interpretation, if you look at the law, if you look at the testimony of those who are involved in the law, including some of the opponents of the law, the understanding was that people who joined a federal exchange were going to be able to access tax credits just like if they went through a state exchange.

  4. Peco Foods Inc.:

    We are fully cooperating with the authorities in their investigation and are navigating a potential disruption of operations, we adhere strongly to all local, state and federal laws including utilizing the government-based E-Verify program which screens new hires through the Social Security Administration as well as the Department of Homeland Security for compliance.

  5. Nicky Vogt:

    CISA has been working closely with Ivanti, Inc. to better understand the vulnerability in Pulse Secure VPN devices and mitigate potential risks to federal civilian and private sector networks, we will continue to provide guidance and recommendations to support potentially impacted organizations.

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