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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. major-general

noun. a general officer ranking above a brigadier general and below a lieutenant general.

6. services

noun. ['ˈsɝːvəsəz, ˈsɝːvɪsɪz'] performance of duties or provision of space and equipment helpful to others.

Synonyms

  • employment

Antonyms

  • idle
  • inactivity

7. general

adjective. ['ˈdʒɛnɝəl, ˈdʒɛnrəl'] applying to all or most members of a category or group.

Synonyms

  • unspecific
  • imprecise
  • all-purpose
  • generic
  • overall
  • unspecialised
  • comprehensive
  • universal
  • broad
  • generality
  • indiscriminate
  • unspecialized
  • general-purpose
  • gross
  • widespread

Antonyms

  • discriminate
  • specific
  • precise
  • specialized
  • noncomprehensive

Etymology

  • general (Anglo-Norman)

8. general

noun. ['ˈdʒɛnɝəl, ˈdʒɛnrəl'] a general officer of the highest rank.

Synonyms

  • Blucher
  • full general
  • general officer
  • G. L. von Blucher
  • Gebhard Leberecht von Blucher

Antonyms

  • incomplete
  • narrow
  • exclusive
  • particular proposition

Etymology

  • general (Anglo-Norman)

9. general

adjective. ['ˈdʒɛnɝəl, ˈdʒɛnrəl'] not specialized or limited to one class of things.

Antonyms

  • varietal wine

Etymology

  • general (Anglo-Norman)

10. general

adjective. ['ˈdʒɛnɝəl, ˈdʒɛnrəl'] prevailing among and common to the general public.

Antonyms

  • ecdemic

Etymology

  • general (Anglo-Norman)
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