What does Administration mean?

Definitions for Administration
ædˌmɪn əˈstreɪ ʃənAd·min·is·tra·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. administration, disposal(noun)

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

  2. 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"

  3. administration, giving medication(noun)

    the act of administering medication

  4. presidency, presidential term, administration(noun)

    the tenure of a president

    "things were quiet during the Eisenhower administration"

  5. 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"

  6. administration, judicature(noun)

    the act of meting out justice according to the law

Wiktionary

  1. administration(Noun)

    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.

    Etymology: From administracioun, from administration, from administratio, from administrare; see administer; compare French administration.

  2. administration(Noun)

    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.

    Etymology: From administracioun, from administration, from administratio, from administrare; see administer; compare French administration.

  3. administration(Noun)

    The act of administering, or tendering something to another; dispensation.

    the administration of a medicine, of an oath, of justice, or of the sacrament.

    Etymology: From administracioun, from administration, from administratio, from administrare; see administer; compare French administration.

  4. administration(Noun)

    Management.

    Etymology: From administracioun, from administration, from administratio, from administrare; see administer; compare French administration.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Administration(noun)

    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

  2. Administration(noun)

    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

  3. Administration(noun)

    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

  4. Administration(noun)

    the management and disposal, under legal authority, of the estate of an intestate, or of a testator having no competent executor

  5. Administration(noun)

    the management of an estate of a deceased person by an executor, the strictly corresponding term execution not being in use

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. administration

    Conduct, management; in military affairs, the execution of the duties of an office.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Administration' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1543

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Administration' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3101

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Administration' in Nouns Frequency: #681

How to pronounce Administration?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Administration in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Administration in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Administration in a Sentence

  1. Republican Senator Bob Corker:

    It's not going to happen this year but I think it's something that could happen as we move into a new president('s administration), if Cuba were to evolve its behavior and people were able to see results from what's happening with the executive order changes that are occurring, then I think it's possible.

  2. Michael Dubke.He:

    By instituting historic restrictions on lobbying to close the revolving door, expanding and elevating ethics within the White House Counsel's office, and opening the White House press briefing room to media outlets that otherwise cannot gain access, the Trump administration has broken new ground in ensuring our government is both ethical and accessible to the American people.

  3. Tae Yong-ho:

    He wants to send a very strong message to the incoming Biden administration.

  4. Aaron David Miller:

    The way this administration does business is highly unorthodox in so many respects.

  5. Kate Bedingfield:

    Vice President Biden and President Trump had a good call, vP Biden shared several suggestions for actions the administration can take now to address the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and expressed his appreciation for the spirit of the American people in meeting the challenges facing the nation.

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  • Seun Peter
    This is one of the best.
    LikeReplyReport2 years ago
  • Jamshaid Baloch
    Administration is an art of managing & appreciating smart actions related to affiliated HR so as to plan, organize and maintain an institution or an autonomous body ensuring ultimate results.
    LikeReplyReport 27 years ago

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