Synonyms

1. self-government

noun. ['ˈsɛlfˈgʌvɝnmənt'] government of a political unit by its own people.

Synonyms

  • self-rule
  • local option
  • home rule
  • self-determination
  • liberty
  • autonomy

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2. government

noun. ['ˈgʌvɝnmənt'] the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit.

Synonyms

  • regime
  • organisation
  • judiciary
  • local government
  • governing body
  • legislative assembly
  • division
  • authoritarian state
  • state government
  • pontificate
  • ancien regime
  • papacy
  • polity
  • royal court
  • establishment
  • general assembly
  • legislative body
  • law-makers
  • organization
  • puppet government
  • Downing Street
  • government-in-exile
  • bench
  • brass
  • pupet regime
  • empire
  • totalitation regime
  • executive
  • officialdom
  • judicatory
  • judicature
  • palace
  • federal government
  • court
  • state
  • totalitarian state
  • government department
  • puppet state
  • authorities
  • stratocracy
  • judicial system
  • government officials
  • bureaucracy
  • administration
  • governance
  • legislature
  • military government

Antonyms

  • activity
  • action
  • inactiveness
  • unemployment

Etymology

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

3. government

noun. ['ˈgʌvɝnmənt'] the act of governing; exercising authority.

Synonyms

  • social control
  • lawmaking
  • misgovernment
  • administration
  • governance
  • legislation
  • legislating
  • trust busting
  • government activity
  • governing

Antonyms

  • finish
  • inactivity
  • Cryptogamia
  • Phanerogamae

Etymology

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

4. government

noun. ['ˈgʌvɝnmənt'] (government) the system or form by which a community or other political unit is governed.

Synonyms

  • system of rules

Antonyms

  • end
  • misconception

Etymology

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

5. government

noun. ['ˈgʌvɝnmənt'] the study of government of states and other political units.

Synonyms

  • political science
  • realpolitik
  • geopolitics
  • politics
  • social science

Antonyms

  • disorder
  • refrain
  • imperfection
  • unskillfulness

Etymology

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

6. minister

noun. ['ˈmɪnəstɝ, ˈmɪnɪstɝ'] a person authorized to conduct religious worship.

Synonyms

  • minister of religion
  • curate
  • clergyman
  • rector
  • man of the cloth
  • ministrant
  • parson
  • reverend

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • esteem
  • respect
  • exclude

Etymology

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

7. minister

verb. ['ˈmɪnəstɝ, ˈmɪnɪstɝ'] attend to the wants and needs of others.

Synonyms

  • see
  • attend
  • look

Antonyms

  • disservice
  • studio
  • inactivity
  • fail

Etymology

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

8. minister

verb. ['ˈmɪnəstɝ, ˈmɪnɪstɝ'] work as a minister.

Antonyms

  • disagree

Etymology

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

9. minister

noun. ['ˈmɪnəstɝ, ˈmɪnɪstɝ'] a diplomat representing one government to another; ranks below ambassador.

Synonyms

  • diplomatist
  • diplomatic minister

Antonyms

  • disesteem
  • literalize
  • spiritualize

Etymology

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

10. minister

noun. ['ˈmɪnəstɝ, ˈmɪnɪstɝ'] a person appointed to a high office in the government.

Synonyms

  • executive director
  • government minister
  • minister of finance
  • executive
  • cabinet minister
  • secretary of state
  • foreign minister

Antonyms

  • suffer
  • miss
  • mistrust
  • distrust

Etymology

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