Government synonyms

gŭv'ərn-mənt

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The act of administering; management; specif., the management of governmental or institutional affairs
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Power assigned to another; authorization:
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(Theater) The director's plan for achieving certain effects, as of acting, lighting, etc.
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(US) The House of Representatives, "the House".
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Government; reign; control
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The form of government of a nation, state, church, or organization.
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(Law) Resort to general principles of fairness and justice whenever existing law is inadequate
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The analytical study of public policy and policies, past, present, and prospective.
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The right or authority to order, control or dispose of; the right to be obeyed or to compel obedience.
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The state of being superior
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The legislature of the U.S., consisting of the Senate and the House of Representatives
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An officially elected or otherwise selected body of people vested with the responsibility and power to make laws for a political unit, such as a state or nation.
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(Uncountable) Anarchism; the political theory that a community is best organized by the voluntary cooperation of individuals, rather than by a government, which is regarded as being coercive by nature.
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The state of being subjected.
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Defiance of the law; outlawry
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The predominance of one state or social group over others.
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Among certain Native American peoples, a feat of bravery performed in battle, especially the touching of an enemy's body without causing injury.
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Power over all others.
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Open rebellion against constituted authority, especially rebellion of sailors against superior officers.
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Management or administration marked by hierarchical authority among numerous offices and by fixed procedures:
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A right, or power that is exclusive to a monarch etc, especially such a power to make a decision or judgement.
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(Mathematics) A dynamical system that has a sensitive dependence on its initial conditions.
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The definition of a revolution is the movement of one object around a center or another object, a forceful overthrow of a government by the people or any sudden or grand change.
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Plural form of authority
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A territory or sphere of influence or control; a realm.
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The extent of authority or control:
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A territory existing as an independent state.
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A person or thing having great influence, force, or authority
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The person or persons who control or direct a business or other enterprise.
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Legal power or right; sanction
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The distribution of offices or other favors through this power
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The act or process of mastering; the state of having mastered; expertise.
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The collective body of magistrates.
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A dominating or being dominated; rule; control; ascendancy
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Superiority in importance, influence, or weight.
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The process or period of one's ascent
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(Astrol.) The flowing of an ethereal fluid or power from the stars, affecting people's character and actions
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The office or function of president
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A specific kind of government:
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The process of governing
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The process of governing
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(Computing) In Microsoft .NET, a building block of an application, similar to a DLL, but containing both executable code and information normally found in a DLL's type library. The type library information in an assembly, called a manifest, describes public functions, data, classes, and version information.
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The instrument of governing
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A social system or order
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The instrument of governing
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Ministers of religion collectively; clergy
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A gathering of acquaintances so that one of them may offer items for sale to the rest of them.
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(--- Brit.) The administrative body of a county, town, city, district, etc.
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(Historical) Parliament cake; a type of gingerbread.
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(Canada) The Senate of Canada; the upper house of the Canadian parliament; "the Senate".
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The instrument of governing
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Any of the various governing councils that performed executive and legislative functions in the Soviet Union: in structure the soviets formed a pyramid, with the village and town soviets as its base and the as its apex
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A formal general assembly of the princes or estates of the Holy Roman Empire.
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A district governed or represented by a Protestant synod
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An assembly or meeting.
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A formal deliberative assembly of mandated delegates
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Court is defined as an uncovered area partially or completely surrounded by structures.
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A book of directions, as for church service
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Favorable to or advocating federation:
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Relating to governing.
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Relating to any nation-state.
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A body of persons appointed by a head of state or a prime minister to head the executive departments of the government and to act as official advisers.
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Governance is defined as the decisions and actions of the people who run a school, nation, city or business.
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The legal terms under which a person is allowed to use a product, especially software.
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The state of a person or persons in rebellion:
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The act or an instance of open revolt against civil authority or a constituted government.
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Supervision is the act or process of directing a person or group of people.
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Authority or ability to manage or direct:
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Political life:
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Any surplus amount of money, goods delivered, etc.
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the act of governing; exercising authority
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the act of governing; exercising authority
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A principle, rule, or law designed to control or govern conduct.
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The power or domain of a suzerain.
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(Politics) A type of government that rules temporarily.
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A room in a house, especially a bedroom.
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Of or relating to a governor.
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A system of government that substitutes for the reign of a king or queen when that king or queen becomes unable to rule.
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