Translation of "administer" - English-Spanish dictionary

administer

verb uk /ədˈmɪn·ɪ·stər/ us /ədˈmɪn·ə·stər/

to organize or arrange something

llevar a cabo
to administer a scheme/test
The fund is administered by the Economic Development Agency.

formal to give medicine or medical help to someone

administrar
to administer first aid

(Translation of “administer” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

administer

verb /ədˈministə/

to govern or manage

administrar
He administers the finances of the company.

to carry out (the law etc)

aplicar
Judges are responsible for administering the law.

(formal ) to give (medicine, help etc)

administrar
The doctor administered drugs to the patient.
administration noun

management

administración
He’s in charge of administration at the hospital.

(the people who carry on) the government of a country etc

administración pública
the Obama administration.
administrative /-strətiv, (American) -streitiv/ adjective

administrativo
an administrative post
administrative duties.
administratively /ædˈminəˌstreitivli/ adverb

Adminsitrativamente
administratively complex tasks.
administrator /-strei-/ noun

administrador
college/university administrators.

(Translation of “administer” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)