Definition of "administrations" []

  • Management of the affairs of an organization, such as a business or institution (noun)
  • The duties of an administrator (noun)
  • The body of people who administer an organization (noun)
  • The conduct of the affairs of government (noun)
  • Term of office: often used of presidents, governments, etc (noun)
  • The executive branch of government along with the public service; the government as a whole (noun)
  • The political executive, esp of the US; the government (noun)
  • A government board, agency, authority, etc (noun)
  • The conduct or disposal of the estate of a deceased person (noun)
  • The management by a trustee of an estate subject to a trust (noun)
  • The administering of something, such as a sacrament, oath, or medical treatment (noun)
  • The thing that is administered (noun)
  • Plural form of administration. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "administrations" in a sentence
  • "The silence of the legal community over the War in Iraq and Afghanistan and other theaters in two different administrations is a huge example of the BIG LIE you call your “moral authority” and “legitimacy”."
  • "With the change in administrations, experienced people were thrown out and replaced by the inexperienced."
  • "I admit that categorizing economic trends by Presidential administrations is crude, but it's irresistible."