administer - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/ədˈmɪnɪstə(r)/
present tense
I/you/we/theyadminister
he/she/itadministers
present participleadministering
past tenseadministered
past participleadministered
  1. 1
    to be responsible for managing a company, organization, or institution

    The foundation was formed specifically to administer the project.

    1. a.
      to be responsible for making certain that something is done according to the rules

      We do our best to see that justice is administered fairly.

      It takes a lot of time to prepare, administer, and mark the tests.