a method of tending to or managing the affairs of a some group of people (especially the group's business affairs)
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"
administration, giving medication(noun)
the act of administering medication
presidency, presidential term, administration(noun)
the tenure of a president
"things were quiet during the Eisenhower administration"
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"
the act of meting out justice according to the law
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.
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.
The act of administering, or tendering something to another; dispensation.
the administration of a medicine, of an oath, of justice, or of the sacrament.
Origin: From administracioun, from administration, from administratio, from administrare; see administer; compare French administration.
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
the executive part of government; the persons collectively who are intrusted 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
the act of administering, or tendering something to another; dispensation; as, the administration of a medicine, of an oath, of justice, or of the sacrament
the management and disposal, under legal authority, of the estate of an intestate, or of a testator having no competent executor
the management of an estate of a deceased person by an executor, the strictly corresponding term execution not being in use
Administration is an art of managing & appreciating smart actions initiated by the affiliated HR so as to plan, organize and maintain an institution or an autonomous body ensuring ultimate outputs.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Administration' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1543
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Administration' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3101
Rank popularity for the word 'Administration' in Nouns Frequency: #681
The numerical value of Administration in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Administration in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
This administration is totally colorblind.
This administration here and now declares unconditional war on poverty.
I've worked with the Clinton administration and I've worked with the Bush administration. And this administration is more secretive.
The Obama administration has been The Obama administration, but The Obama administration has not been The Obama administration. Obviously not, because they’re still launching.
All this will not be finished in the first hundred days. Nor will it be finished in the first thousand days, nor in the life of this administration, nor even perhaps in our lifetime on this planet. But let us begin.
Images & Illustrations of Administration
Translations for Administration
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- إدارة تنفيذية, إدارة, مُرَاقَبَة, الادارةArabic
- ръково́дство, управле́ние, администра́цияBulgarian
- Verwaltung, VerabreichungGerman
- administracio, administradoEsperanto
- hallintotoimi, johto, hallinto, annosteluFinnish
- riaghladhScottish Gaelic
- administrasyonHaitian Creole
- 管理, 官庁, 行政, 政権Japanese
- pārvalde, administrācija, vadībaLatvian
- pentadbiran, administrasiMalay
- bestuur, toediening, administratieDutch
- administração, aplicação, ministraçãoPortuguese
- administrare, administrațieRomanian
- администра́ция, управле́ние, руководство, отправле́ние, примене́ниеRussian
- انتظامڪاري, انتظاميهSindhi
- administration, förvaltningSwedish
- yönetim, hükümet, idareTurkish
- ئىدارەUyghur, Uighur
- quản lýVietnamese
Get even more translations for Administration »
Find a translation for the Administration definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these Administration definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"Administration." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 25 Apr. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/Administration>.