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stewardship

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of stewardship

  1. 1 the act or activity of looking after and making decisions about something generally the dean left the day-to-day stewardship of the college to the assistant dean Synonyms of stewardship administration, care, charge, control, direction, governance, government, guidance, handling, intendance, management, operation, oversight, presidency, regulation, running, conduct, superintendence, superintendency, supervisionWords Related to stewardship generalship, leadership, rulership; agency; aegis (also egis), custody, guardianship, keeping, lap, protection, safekeeping, trust, tutelage, ward; engineering, logistics, machination, manipulation; coadministration, codirection, comanagement

  2. 2 the duty or function of watching or guarding for the sake of proper direction or control she believes that stewardship of the environment is everyone's responsibility Synonyms of stewardship care, charge, guidance, headship, oversight, regulation, supervision, superintendence, superintendency, surveillanceWords Related to stewardship monitoring, observance, observation, observing, policing; administration, control, direction, generalship, hand(s), management, running; leadership, piloting, shepherding, steering; government, reign, rule; aegis (also egis), auspices, guardianship, protection, trusteeship, tutelage



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