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1. administration

noun. ['ædˌmɪnɪˈstreɪʃən'] a method of tending to or managing the affairs of a some group of people (especially the group's business affairs).

Synonyms

  • disposal
  • direction
  • conducting
  • polity
  • organisation
  • line management
  • organization
  • management

Antonyms

  • hardness
  • demobilization
  • denationalization
  • mobilization

Etymology

  • administracioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • administration (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

2. administration

noun. ['ædˌmɪnɪˈstreɪʃən'] the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something.

Synonyms

  • regime
  • organisation
  • judiciary
  • governing body
  • advisory board
  • management
  • pecking order
  • Curia
  • establishment
  • organization
  • brass
  • bench
  • executive
  • officialdom
  • hierarchy
  • body
  • top brass
  • planning board
  • authorities
  • government
  • government officials
  • governance
  • power structure

Antonyms

  • criminalization
  • decriminalization
  • decriminalisation
  • criminalisation

Etymology

  • administracioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • administration (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. administration

noun. ['ædˌmɪnɪˈstreɪʃən'] the act of administering medication.

Synonyms

  • drip feed
  • drugging
  • medication
  • sedation

Antonyms

  • artifact
  • thinness
  • breakableness
  • solidity

Etymology

  • administracioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • administration (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. administration

noun. ['ædˌmɪnɪˈstreɪʃən'] the tenure of a president.

Synonyms

  • presidency
  • incumbency
  • tenure
  • term of office

Antonyms

  • subordinate
  • standing
  • malfunctioning
  • crosswise

Etymology

  • administracioun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • administration (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. drug

noun. ['ˈdrʌg'] a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic.

Synonyms

  • abortion-inducing drug
  • abortifacient
  • generic drug
  • myotic
  • diuretic
  • anti-TNF compound
  • agent
  • medication
  • medicinal drug
  • synergist
  • aborticide
  • anaesthetic agent
  • medicament
  • excitant
  • psychotropic agent
  • miotic drug
  • pentoxifylline
  • stimulant drug
  • soporific
  • psychoactive drug
  • stimulant
  • Feosol
  • Lorfan
  • drug of abuse
  • levallorphan
  • hypnotic
  • dilator
  • relaxant
  • pharmacopoeia
  • proprietary drug
  • myotic drug
  • diuretic drug
  • street drug
  • controlled substance
  • mind-altering drug
  • intoxicant
  • psychoactive substance
  • anti-impotence drug
  • miotic
  • fertility drug
  • brand-name drug
  • Trental
  • anaesthetic
  • medicine
  • mydriatic
  • arsenical
  • botanical
  • suppressant
  • virility drug
  • antagonist
  • antisyphilitic
  • appetite suppressant
  • narcotic
  • anesthetic agent
  • water pill
  • agonist
  • Fergon
  • mydriatic drug
  • consciousness-altering drug

Antonyms

  • brand-name drug
  • synergist
  • antagonist
  • sensible

Etymology

  • drogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drogue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

6. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue.

Synonyms

  • soul food
  • micronutrient
  • comfort food
  • manna
  • comestible
  • beverage
  • provisions
  • chyme
  • feed
  • alimentation
  • fare
  • water
  • vitellus
  • aliment
  • commissariat
  • miraculous food
  • yolk
  • manna from heaven
  • nutrient
  • medium
  • pabulum
  • drinkable
  • solid food
  • provender
  • potable
  • sustenance
  • substance
  • drink
  • victuals
  • viands
  • victual
  • edible
  • eatable
  • nutrition
  • food product
  • foodstuff
  • nutriment
  • nourishment

Antonyms

  • tough
  • indigestible
  • inedible
  • breastfeed

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. drug

verb. ['ˈdrʌg'] administer a drug to.

Synonyms

  • anesthetise
  • o.d.
  • put out
  • poison
  • narcotize
  • medicate
  • put under
  • anesthetize
  • anaesthetise
  • narcotise
  • dope up
  • anaesthetize
  • overdose
  • dose
  • medicine

Antonyms

  • noncausative
  • special agent
  • general agent
  • prescription medicine

Etymology

  • drogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drogue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

8. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment.

Synonyms

  • junk food
  • fresh foods
  • baked goods
  • coconut meat
  • pasta
  • slop
  • breakfast food
  • loaf
  • leftovers
  • nutrient
  • dika bread
  • meat
  • green groceries
  • fish
  • yogurt
  • solid food
  • convenience food
  • solid
  • butter
  • green goods
  • health food
  • chocolate
  • yoghourt
  • cheese
  • seafood
  • produce
  • yoghurt
  • alimentary paste
  • coconut
  • fresh food

Antonyms

  • deprive
  • soft water
  • fresh water
  • hard water

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] anything that provides mental stimulus for thinking.

Synonyms

  • pabulum
  • mental object
  • intellectual nourishment
  • cognitive content
  • food for thought

Antonyms

  • bottlefeed
  • stand still
  • ebb
  • abstain

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. drug

verb. ['ˈdrʌg'] use recreational drugs.

Synonyms

  • free-base
  • do drugs
  • ingest
  • have
  • take a hit
  • inject
  • trip out
  • get off
  • snort
  • take in
  • trip
  • turn on
  • consume
  • dope
  • take
  • drop

Antonyms

  • over-the-counter medicine
  • over-the-counter drug
  • prescription drug
  • depressant

Etymology

  • drogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • drogue (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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