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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [ad-min-uh-strey-tiv, -struh-]
    • /ædˈmɪn əˌstreɪ tɪv, -strə-/
    • /ədˈmɪn.ɪ.strə.tɪv/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ad-min-uh-strey-tiv, -struh-]
    • /ædˈmɪn əˌstreɪ tɪv, -strə-/

Definitions of administratively word

  • adjective administratively pertaining to administration; executive: administrative ability. 1
  • noun administratively In an administrative manner. 1

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Origin of administratively

First appearance:

before 1725
One of the 49% newest English words
From the Latin word administrātīvus, dating back to 1725-35. See administrate, -ive

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Parts of speech for Administratively


administratively popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 75% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 62% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

administratively usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for administratively

adverb administratively

  • managerially — pertaining to management or a manager: managerial functions; the managerial class of society.
  • governmentally — the political direction and control exercised over the actions of the members, citizens, or inhabitants of communities, societies, and states; direction of the affairs of a state, community, etc.; political administration: Government is necessary to the existence of civilized society.
  • organizationally — the act or process of organizing.

Top questions with administratively

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