Thesaurus for administer
Pronunciation of administer: AH0 D M IH1 N AH0 S T ER0 (æd'mɪnɪstər)
Number of syllables of administer: 4
Pronunciation Video of administer
Definition of administer
- (v): give or apply (medications)
- (v): administer or bestow, as in small portions; "administer critical remarks to everyone present"; "dole out some money"; "shell out pocket money for the children"; "deal a blow to someone"
- (v): administer ritually; of church sacraments
- (v): work in an administrative capacity; supervise; "administer a program"