a daughter of Eurystheus for whom Hercules took the golden girdle of Ares from Hippolyte.
a Thessalian king, one of the Argonauts and husband of Alcestis. Historical Examples This Admetus did; and in this chariot he drove her back to his own kingdom of Pheræ, where he made her his queen. Gods and Heroes R. E. Francillon It is one thing that Apollo should be employed by Admetus, although he […]
administration; administrative work. an administrative assistant: My admin will call you back with that information later today. an administrator: government admins. of or relating to an administrator or to administrative functions: You can’t install computer programs without admin privileges. . Contemporary Examples His father, Luis Heitor, works in admin at a public hospital. Madonna’s Boyfriend, […]
an aid; auxiliary. Historical Examples adminicle, ad-min′i-kl, n. anything that aids or supports: an auxiliary: (law) any corroboratory evidence. Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various noun (law) something contributing to prove a point without itself being complete proof
to manage (affairs, a government, etc.); have executive charge of: to administer the law. to bring into use or operation: to administer justice; to administer last rites. to make application of; give: to administer medicine. to supervise the formal taking of (an oath or the like). Law. to manage or dispose of, as a decedent’s […]