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Spanish translation of “government”


noun /ˈɡavəmənt/
the people who rule a country or state the British Government. the way in which a country or state is ruled Democracy is one form of government. the act or process of governing. governmental /ɡavnˈmentl/ adjective governor noun in the United States, the head of a state the Governor of Ohio. a member of the committee of people who govern a school, hospital etc He is on the board of governors. a person who governs a province or colony. governorship noun
(Definition of government from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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