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Definitions for Administrative
ædˈmɪn əˌstreɪ tɪv, -strə-Ad·min·is·tra·tive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. administrative(adj)

    of or relating to or responsible for administration


  1. administrative(Adjective)

    Of or relating to administering or administration.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Administrative(adj)

    pertaining to administration; administering; executive; as, an administrative body, ability, or energy

    Etymology: [L. administrativus: cf. F. administratif.]

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Administrative' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2789

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Administrative' in Adjectives Frequency: #384

How to pronounce Administrative?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Administrative in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Administrative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Administrative in a Sentence

  1. Charles Rossotti:

    If you’re going to run an agency as huge as the IRS, you need time and continuity to make improvements, so the distinction was made as an administrative leadership management position as opposed to a policy position.

  2. Charlie Brown:

    The Navy follows the lawful orders of the president. We will do so in case of an order to stop the administrative review of SOC Gallaghers professional qualification. We are aware of the presidents tweet and we are awaiting further guidance.

  3. Vicki Behenna:

    If these guys messed up, there are administrative ways to handle it. But we charge them with murder, these guys are put on multiple tours, and they’re stressed out. We’re fighting an enemy that has no uniform. These guys had no criminal record, I ’d have any of them as my neighbor, even living in my home. They’re phenomenal people. We second-guessed them and put them in prison.

  4. Top Democrats:

    SBA and Treasury should use their administrative authority to create a special set-aside of at least $10 billion of PPP funds solely dedicated for MDIs and CDFIs.

  5. Todung Mulya Lubis:

    According to the judge, the president's rejection of (the) clemency petition is not an administrative act so this court does not have the jurisdiction to accept our case, we plan to appeal today's court decision. We have two weeks to file an appeal. If the law is respected, the execution should be postponed until the legal process is over.

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