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1. department

noun. ['dɪˈpɑːrtmənt'] a specialized division of a large organization.

Synonyms

  • personnel office
  • government department
  • personnel
  • payroll
  • business department
  • staff office
  • security
  • security department
  • payroll department
  • academic department
  • division
  • section

Antonyms

  • danger
  • diffidence
  • fear
  • Cryptogamia

Etymology

  • département (French)

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  • compartment
  • apartment

2. department

noun. ['dɪˈpɑːrtmənt'] a specialized sphere of knowledge.

Synonyms

  • sector

Antonyms

  • listed security
  • insecurity

Etymology

  • département (French)

3. department

noun. ['dɪˈpɑːrtmənt'] the territorial and administrative division of some countries (such as France).

Synonyms

  • state
  • administrative division
  • land
  • administrative district
  • country

Antonyms

  • middle
  • end
  • misconception
  • beginning

Etymology

  • département (French)

4. executive

noun. ['ɪgˈzɛkjətɪv'] a person responsible for the administration of a business.

Synonyms

  • rainmaker
  • Surgeon General
  • corporate executive
  • executive director
  • business executive
  • government minister
  • administrator
  • vice president
  • V.P.
  • decision maker

Antonyms

  • reverse
  • tail
  • foot
  • nonmember

Etymology

  • executif (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

5. executive

noun. ['ɪgˈzɛkjətɪv'] persons who administer the law.

Synonyms

  • Clinton administration
  • Reagan administration
  • brass
  • authorities
  • regime
  • Carter administration
  • organisation
  • government
  • governing body
  • governance
  • administration
  • establishment
  • organization

Antonyms

  • finish
  • inactivity
  • layman
  • idle

Etymology

  • executif (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

6. executive

noun. ['ɪgˈzɛkjətɪv'] someone who manages a government agency or department.

Synonyms

  • Director of Central Intelligence
  • prefect
  • head
  • DCI
  • triumvir
  • top dog
  • commissioner
  • administrator
  • Secretary General

Antonyms

  • unimportant
  • undock
  • natural depression
  • follow

Etymology

  • executif (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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