Synonyms for government


1. government, authorities, regime, polity
usage: the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit; "the government reduced taxes"; "the matter was referred to higher authorities"
2. government, governing, governance, government activity, administration, social control
usage: the act of governing; exercising authority; "regulations for the governing of state prisons"; "he had considerable experience of government"
3. government, system, system of rules
usage: (government) the system or form by which a community or other political unit is governed; "tyrannical government"
4. politics, political science, government, social science
usage: the study of government of states and other political units
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