Synonyms for administration

Synonyms for (noun) administration

Synonyms: judicature, administration

Definition: the act of meting out justice according to the law

Similar words: justice

Definition: judgment involved in the determination of rights and the assignment of rewards and punishments


Synonyms: administration, giving medication

Definition: the act of administering medication

Similar words: medication

Definition: the act of treating with medicines or remedies


Synonyms: administration, governance, governing, government, government activity

Definition: the act of governing; exercising authority

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

Similar words: social control

Definition: control exerted (actively or passively) by group action


Synonyms: disposal, administration

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

Similar words: direction, management

Definition: the act of managing something

Usage: he was given overall management of the program; is the direction of the economy a function of government?


Synonyms: establishment, governance, governing body, brass, organisation, organization, administration

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

Usage: 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

Similar words: body

Definition: a group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity

Usage: the whole body filed out of the auditorium; the student body; administrative body


Synonyms: administration, presidency, presidential term

Definition: the tenure of a president

Usage: things were quiet during the Eisenhower administration

Similar words: incumbency, tenure, term of office

Definition: the term during which some position is held