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Princeton's WordNet

  1. governmentaladjective

    relating to or dealing with the affairs or structure of government or politics or the state

    "governmental policy"; "public confidence and governmental morale"


  1. governmentaladjective

    Relating to a government

  2. governmentaladjective

    Relating to governing.


  1. governmental

    Governmental refers to anything that relates to, is associated with, or is conducted by a government, which is the governing body of a nation, state, or community. This includes actions, policies, services, departments, regulations, or entities controlled, influenced, or executed by the government.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Governmentaladjective

    pertaining to government; made by government; as, governmental duties

  2. Etymology: [Cf. F. gouvernemental.]

Editors Contribution

  1. governmental

    Relating to a form of government, unity assembly, unity council, unity legislature, form of unity government, unity senate, unity house of representatives, unity parliament, local unity government, regional unity government, national unity government, european unity government and international unity government.

    The governmental policy is simple, we exist to ensure all have their human rights and income & money is shared justly and fairly.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 13, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of governmental in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of governmental in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of governmental in a Sentence

  1. Danaya Wright:

    I don't know that we need a smoking gun, in particular, to say that this is coming from state government, governmental entities.

  2. Dipayan Ghosh:

    The world is trying to move in the direction of democracy and openness, and a few countries are moving the other way — closing down pathways for exchange and suppressing threats to incumbent governmental power.

  3. Greg Abbott:

    I was proud last night to sign this law ... What it means is that no county, no city, no governmental body in the state of Texas can adopt any policy that provides sanctuary, and second, what it means, is that law enforcement officials, such as sheriffs, are going to be required to comply with ICE detainer requests.

  4. Debra Katz:

    Mr. Zatko will comply with his legal obligations of that subpoena and his appearance at the deposition is involuntary, he did not make his whistleblower disclosures to the appropriate governmental bodies to benefit Elon Musk or to harm Twitter, but rather to protect the American public and Twitter shareholders.

  5. Chad Loder:

    If you wait for the government, the [ non-governmental organizations ] and the international corporations, people are going to die.

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