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We have an obligation to live in harmony with creation, with our capital... with God's creation. And we need to administer and work that very carefully.
Bruce Babbitt

Meaning of "administer" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ADMINISTER

Amynistre, via Old French from Latin administrare, from ad- to + ministrāre to minister.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF ADMINISTER

administer  [ədˈmɪnɪstə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ADMINISTER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Administer is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb administer in English.

WHAT DOES ADMINISTER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Management

Management in business and organizations is the function that coordinates the efforts of people to accomplish goals and objectives using available resources efficiently and effectively. Management comprises planning, organizing, staffing, leading or directing, and controlling an organization or initiative to accomplish a goal. Resourcing encompasses the deployment and manipulation of human resources, financial resources, technological resources, and natural resources. Management is also an academic discipline, a social science whose object of study is the social organization.

Definition of administer in the English dictionary

The first definition of administer in the dictionary is to direct or control. Other definition of administer is to put into execution; dispense. Administer is also when intr, foll by to to give or apply as a remedy or relief.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO ADMINISTER

PRESENT

Present
I administer
you administer
he/she/it administers
we administer
you administer
they administer
Present continuous
I am administering
you are administering
he/she/it is administering
we are administering
you are administering
they are administering
Present perfect
I have administered
you have administered
he/she/it has administered
we have administered
you have administered
they have administered
Present perfect continuous
I have been administering
you have been administering
he/she/it has been administering
we have been administering
you have been administering
they have been administering
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I administered
you administered
he/she/it administered
we administered
you administered
they administered
Past continuous
I was administering
you were administering
he/she/it was administering
we were administering
you were administering
they were administering
Past perfect
I had administered
you had administered
he/she/it had administered
we had administered
you had administered
they had administered
Past perfect continuous
I had been administering
you had been administering
he/she/it had been administering
we had been administering
you had been administering
they had been administering
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will administer
you will administer
he/she/it will administer
we will administer
you will administer
they will administer
Future continuous
I will be administering
you will be administering
he/she/it will be administering
we will be administering
you will be administering
they will be administering
Future perfect
I will have administered
you will have administered
he/she/it will have administered
we will have administered
you will have administered
they will have administered
Future perfect continuous
I will have been administering
you will have been administering
he/she/it will have been administering
we will have been administering
you will have been administering
they will have been administering
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would administer
you would administer
he/she/it would administer
we would administer
you would administer
they would administer
Conditional continuous
I would be administering
you would be administering
he/she/it would be administering
we would be administering
you would be administering
they would be administering
Conditional perfect
I would have administer
you would have administer
he/she/it would have administer
we would have administer
you would have administer
they would have administer
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been administering
you would have been administering
he/she/it would have been administering
we would have been administering
you would have been administering
they would have been administering
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you administer
we let´s administer
you administer
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to administer
Past participle
administered
Present Participle
administering
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ADMINISTER


banister
ˈbænɪstə
Bannister
ˈbænɪstə
canister
ˈkænɪstə
ganister
ˈɡænɪstə
gannister
ˈɡænɪstə
genista
dʒɪˈnɪstə
lister
ˈlɪstə
maladminister
ˌmælədˈmɪnɪstə
manchester
ˈmæntʃɪstə
minister
ˈmɪnɪstə
mister
ˈmɪstə
Mr
ˈmɪstə
register
ˈrɛdʒɪstə
Rochester
ˈrɒtʃɪstə
sinister
ˈsɪnɪstə
sister
ˈsɪstə
subminister
səbˈmɪnɪstə
superminister
ˈsuːpərˌmɪnɪstə
vista
ˈvɪstə
winchester
ˈwɪntʃɪstə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ADMINISTER

admin
adminicle
adminicular
adminiculate
administered price
administrable
administrant
administrate
administration
administration order
administrative
administrative court
administrative law
administratively
administrator
administratrix
admirability
admirable
admirableness
admirably

WORDS THAT END LIKE ADMINISTER

assister
at-risk register
barrister
blister
cash register
demister
deputy minister
faster
finance minister
foreign minister
glister
half-sister
health minister
kapellmeister
kid sister
klister
magister
prime minister
real-estate register
stepsister
twister

Synonyms and antonyms of administer in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «ADMINISTER»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «administer» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of administer

Translation of «administer» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ADMINISTER

Find out the translation of administer to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of administer from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «administer» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

监管 >
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

administrar
570 millions of speakers

English

administer
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

प्रशासन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

إدارة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

администрирования
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

administrar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

প্রশাসক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

administrer
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mentadbir
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

verwalten
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

治める
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

통치하다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ngurus
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

quản lý
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நிர்வாகி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रशासन करा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yönetmek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

amministrare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

administrowania
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

адміністрування
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

administra
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

διαχείριση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

administreer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

administrera
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

administrere
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of administer

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ADMINISTER»

The term «administer» is very widely used and occupies the 20.294 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ADMINISTER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about administer

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10 QUOTES WITH «ADMINISTER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word administer.
1
Neil Abercrombie
So as soon as the land was worth something and there was money in the bank, all of a sudden everybody got interested in non-discrimination, in who's really going to administer this stuff.
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Richard V. Allen
The 'transition' involves the transfer of power from one president to another. In recent times, the incoming President has designated a Director of the Transition, a team leader, to oversee and administer the orderly transfer of power.
3
Bruce Babbitt
We have an obligation to live in harmony with creation, with our capital... with God's creation. And we need to administer and work that very carefully.
4
John Barton
I find it exhausting to administer a magazine without an office or paid staff.
5
Andrew Carnegie
Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community.
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Martin Chemnitz
As however the ancients say that in case of necessity any Christian lay person can administer the sacrament of Baptism, so Luther says the same thing about absolution in case of necessity, where no priest is present.
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George Eastman
If a man has wealth, he has to make a choice, because there is the money heaping up. He can keep it together in a bunch, and then leave it for others to administer after he is dead. Or he can get it into action and have fun, while he is still alive. I prefer getting it into action and adapting it to human needs, and making the plan work.
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Queen Elizabeth II
I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice but I can do something else - I can give my heart and my devotion to these old islands and to all the peoples of our brotherhood of nations.
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Jeff Fitzgerald
From the IRS standpoint, 15,000 new employees have to be added just to, you know, administer ObamaCare and look at the tax implications.
10
Louis V. Gerstner, Jr.
You know, you don't need a leader to sort of administer something that's going very well. In fact, in one sense, an overly ambitious person in that circumstance can probably screw it up.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ADMINISTER»

Discover the use of administer in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to administer and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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How to Administer an Estate: A Step-by-Step Guide for ...
How to Administer an Estate is complete with great advice, descriptions, and examples of common situations, sample forms, checklists, appendices after each chapter, a glossary and summaries of the legal requirements in all 50 states.
Stephen Christianson, 2008
2
The Executor's Guide: How to Administer an Estate Under a Will
The Executor's Guide is the definitive instruction manual for anyone administering an estate under a will.
Linda D. Kirby, 2004
3
The ABCs of LDAP: How to Install, Run, and Administer LDAP ...
This book is for network and systems administrators who want to begin using LDAP more extensively.
Reinhard E. Voglmaier, 2003
4
Zimbra: Implement, Administer and Manage; Get Your ...
Get your organization up and running with Zimbra, fast.
David Touitou, Marty Resnick, 2007
5
Project Administer Procurements
Administer Procurements” begins immediately upon execution of the contract. As work progresses, we will also utilize work results, change requests and performance reports in this process. The project management plan details the process ...
Dick Billows, PMP
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Administer Projects: BSBADM407A
BSBADM407A Christine Kent. Topic 2 Notes Topic 3 - Monitor and report project timeframes and milestones 64 ADMINISTER PROJECTS © CHRISTINE KENT Notes.
Christine Kent, 2002
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Comprehensive Handbook of Psychological Assessment, ...
CHAPTER. 7. KENNETH A. KOBAK TEST DESCRIPTION 87 Item Descriptions 88 General Considerations for Administering the Scale 89 Who Is Qualified to Administer the HAMD? 90 THEORETICAL BASIS AND TEST DEVELOPMENT 90  ...
Michel Hersen, 2004
8
Local government: how to get into it, how to administer it ...
Examines the day-to-day operations of local government and advises the candidate for local office
Byron S. Matthews, 1970
9
Cyclopedia of Law and Procedure ...
Daly, 1 Bush 221, holding that under a statute giving clerks of courts authority to administer oaths pertaining to any matter concerning their office or pending in the court, a clerk had authority to administer oaths of claimants to demands against ...
William Mack, Howard Pervear Nash, 1908
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Informal Reading Inventory: Preprimer to Twelfth Grade
Some ideal times for an assessment session are during supervised study periods or during regularly scheduled reading classes, if another capable person is available either to administer the inventory or to teach the class. It is not necessary to ...
Betty Roe, Paul C. Burns, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ADMINISTER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term administer is used in the context of the following news items.
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EYE ON JEFFERSON: Commissioners to administer OlyCAP grant
The three Jefferson County commissioners will consider on the consent agenda administering a $100,808 Community Development Block ... «Peninsula Daily, Jul 15»
2
Hurricane City supports curbside recycling but unsure how to …
Hurricane City supports curbside recycling but unsure how to administer it. Written by Reuben Wadsworth on July 4, 2015 in Government, News - No comments. «St George News, Jul 15»
3
New company to administer Common Core testing
Ohio is switching companies that administer the federally required Common Core assessments of students. Cleveland.com reports that the ... «WKSU News, Jul 15»
4
Local officers trained to administer Narcan
The first class of 15 officers, a mix of Charles County sheriff's officers and La Plata Police Department officers, was trained to administer an ... «So Md News, Jun 15»
5
Should EMS administer TXA?
Based on the TXA Drug Why article , you may understand why many trauma surgeons fail to be impressed with TXA or advocate for prehospital administration. «EMS1.com, Jun 15»
6
Learn how to administer drugs via enteral feeding tubes safely
Guidance on how to administer each formulation is given listing the advantages and disadvantages. The book includes 433 individual drug ... «The Pharmaceutical Journal, Jun 15»
7
CNPA Services, Inc., to administer Journalism Association of …
Directors of the Journalism Association of Community Colleges on June 25 contracted with CNPA Services, Inc., to administer the daily and ... «PR MediaRelease, Jun 15»
8
CAUGHT ON CAMERA: First responders administer lifesaving CPR …
Police officers and medics were able to revive an unresponsive man in a Washington parking lot Wednesday after a Channel 11 News ... «WPXI Pittsburgh, Jun 15»
9
With microchip implant, doctors can administer meds remotely
In-body microchips that deliver medicine in doses either pre-determined or controlled by doctors from outside the body could be the next big ... «The Times of Israel, Jun 15»
10
List of police officers erroneously certified to administer breath tests
List of police officers erroneously certified to administer breath tests. Sponsored From Around the Web. Remove Your Eye Bags Instantly. «The Union Leader, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Administer [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/administer>. Dec 2019 ».
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