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Definitions of government

  1. the act of governing; exercising authority; "regulations for the governing of state prisons"; "he had considerable experience of government" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the study of government of states and other political units Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. (government) the system or form by which a community or other political unit is governed; "tyrannical government" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  4. The act of governing; the exercise of authority; the administration of laws; control; direction; regulation; as, civil, church, or family government. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. The mode of governing; the system of polity in a state; the established form of law. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The right or power of governing; authority. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. The person or persons authorized to administer the laws; the ruling power; the administration. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. The body politic governed by one authority; a state; as, the governments of Europe. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. The influence of a word in regard to construction, requiring that another word should be in a particular case. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. The act of administering or ruling; administration of public affairs; as, rightecus government; established state or legal authority; self-control. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  11. A ruling or managing: control: system of governing: the persons authorized to administer the laws: the territory over which sovereign power extends: (gram.) the power of one word in determining the form of another. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  12. Management; control; system of governing; persons who administer the laws. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  13. The act of governing; control, direction, or restraint; the controlling power in a state; the administration; territory governed. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  14. Direction; regulation; control; the exercise of authority; the administration of public affairs; the system of polity in a state; the territory governed; the right of governing; the persons or council governing; the influence of a word in determining the case or mood of another. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  15. Control; restraint; the exercise of authority; the ruling power in a state; the principle or system under which a state is ruled. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  16. Of or pursued by government. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  17. Connected with or pursued by government. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for government

  1. " You do well," she said gravely, speaking as one accustomed to government – Patsy by S. R. Crockett
  2. He was compelled, however, to give his people free government – The Quaker Colonies A Chronicle of the Proprietors of the Delaware, Volume 8 in The Chronicles Of America Series by Sydney G. Fisher
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