[self-uh-juhst-muh nt, self-] /ˈsɛlf əˈdʒʌst mənt, ˌsɛlf-/
adjustment of oneself or itself, as to the environment.
the process of resolving one’s problems or reactions to stress without outside intervention.
verb (used with object) 1. to manage (affairs, a government, etc.); have executive charge of: to administer the law. 2. to bring into use or operation: to administer justice; to administer last rites. 3. to make application of; give: to administer medicine. 4. to supervise the formal taking of (an oath or the like). 5. […]
[ad-min-uh-strey-shuh n] /ædˌmɪn əˈstreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the management of any office, business, or organization; direction. 2. the function of a political state in exercising its governmental duties. 3. the duty or duties of an administrator in exercising the executive functions of the position. 4. the management by an administrator of such duties. 5. a […]
noun 1. a feeling of wonder, pleasure, or approval. 2. the act of looking on or contemplating with pleasure: admiration of fine paintings. 3. an object of wonder, pleasure, or approval: The dancer was the admiration of everyone. 4. Archaic. wonder; astonishment. noun 1. pleasurable contemplation or surprise 2. a person or thing that is […]
[self-ad-mit-id] /ˈsɛlf ædˈmɪt ɪd/ adjective 1. admitting to a specific charge or accusation; self-confessed: a self-admitted spy.