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The word administrate and its family (administrates, administration, administrations, administrative, administratively, administrator, administrators) are included in the Academic Word List by Dr. Averil Coxhead, which contains the 570 most frequent word families used in academic texts from a variety of subject areas, of interest for students that learn the words most needed to study at tertiary institutions.
Definition of the verb administrate
What does administrate mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: administrated | administrating | administrates
- work in an administrative capacity; supervise or be in charge of
- lexical domain: Activities - verbs of political and social activities and events
- synonym of administrate: administer
- more generic words: care / deal / handle / manage = be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
- more specific words:
Alternative definition of the verb administrate
- to administer
- [computing] the act or function of providing maintenance and general housekeeping for computer systems, networks, peripheral equipment, etc.
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Living & Giving God's Dream (2016)
Multiply Your Possibilities and Expand God's Kingdom by Dale A. O'Shields
• Eighth, the Church Administrates Administrate means to manage. Administration is wise planning and ...
The Conclusion of a Voyage Round the World by Ludovic marquis de Beauvoir
Returning home we passed the Yamen, the residence of the local governor Tao- tai ; as in the far East the authorities cannot appear without all the apparatus attendant upon punishment, and, as to administrate means to punish, the prison ...
Code of Federal Regulations (2000)
**Administrate means the Administrator of the Fi Safety and Inspection Service of Department or any other officer or t ployee of the Department to wh there has heretofore been delegated to whom there may hereafter be d gated the authority to ...
by Nevada. Legislature
Its administrate is a rather delicate matter requiring the services of a veterinarian T some one skilled in such procedures. Any one desiring to undertake the treatment of exposed animals by tiis method should bear in mind that it should be ...
by Bryan A. Garner
✳administrate is an objectionable back-formation from administration; it should be avoided as a needless variant of administer. E.g.: “By the same reasoning, the legislature could delegate the power to promulgate regulations having the force ...
by Adrian Room
adjoining see adjacent adjure see abjure administer/administrate Both verbs can be used in the sense of managing or controlling something, though administer is more common: 'It is the job of judges to administer the law, but there are also ...
by Jeremy Butterfield
administrate. For many centuries, the normal word corresponding to administration and meaning 'to manage (affairs)' has been administer (The Rezzoris were minor Austrian gentry administering the outposts of empire— London Review of ...
by Henry Watson Fowler, Jeremy Butterfield
administer, administrate. 1 administrate. In the meaning 'manage and be responsible for the running of' something, inspires fear and loathing in editors or others alert to the intricacies of English usage. That consummate wordsmith ...
by King Sulleyman D. Bachiesichang
adders addressable addressing addition adequate adhering addition amendment administration administrate administration administrative administrator admissibility admissible admitted admitting admit and annouce annoucement annuled ...
by Sidney L. Landau
manage, boss, direct, oversee, control, superintend, supervise, execute, administrate, conduct, preside over. 2 provide, give, apply, treat, dispense, mete out, serve, ...
by Arthur English
Administrate. Capable of being administered. Administratio ad colligendum. Administration for the purpose of collecting and preserving goods ...
A Comprehensive Reference Work by Thomas Edward Finegan
Administrate)!. chain extending from the it. e. corner of the State of New York to near its centre. The scenery is wild and grand, diversified by numerous beautiful lakes, and the whole region is a favorite resort of sportsmen and tourists.
A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...
two new pretors were appointed, to administrate affairs in Sicily and Sardinia; and B. c. 197 two more for the Spanish provinces, or six in all. Sulla increased the number to 8, and Julius Caesar to 16. Augustus reduced the number to 12; but ...
A Digest of the Mexican Mining Code, with All the Explanatory Circulars and All Subsidiary Laws, Decrees and Enactments ... Also, a Glossary of Mining Terms by Richard E. Chism
These collections are also called autos, although the latter word is principally used in connection with the expedientes compiled during a law suit and notin administrate business. The present translator uses the word "docket,'' which seems to ...
by John Oswald
administrate, v. ministering, a. administration, n. ministe 'rial, a. administrative, a. ministerially, ad. administrator, n. min'istress, n. adminislra'torship,a. Minu-o, minutum, v. 3. (ft minor ...
A new spelling, pronouncing, and explanatory dictionary of the English language ... With an appendix, containing an account of the heathen gods and goddesses, ancient heroes, etc (1810)
by William SCOTT (Teacher of Elocution.)
ade "quate", equal to, proportionate Administrate, v. administrate, to administer. Ad' equately, ad, ad'e'quate-lys, in an adequate manner - [adequate Ad'equateness, ...
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The value of this 12-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of ADMINISTRATE
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- IT ISN'T A DREAM.
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