Definitions For Government


  • The act of governing; exercising authority
  • (government) the system or form by which a community or other political unit is governed
  • The study of government of states and other political units
  • The organization that is the governing authority of a political unit
  • The group of people who control and make decisions for a country, state, etc.
  • A particular system used for controlling a country, state, etc.
  • The process or manner of controlling a country, state, etc.

Is Government a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Government is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Government in a Sentence

  • The government has been slow to react to the crisis.
  • She works for the federal government.
  • We need to improve relations with foreign governments.

Synonyms for Government

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