Definition of Agency


  • how a result is obtained or an end is achieved
    "a means of control"
    "an example is the best agency of instruction"
    "the true way to success"
  • the state of serving as an official and authorized delegate or agent
  • the state of being in action or exerting power
    "the agency of providence"
    "she has free agency"
  • a business that serves other businesses
  • an administrative unit of government
    "the Central Intelligence Agency"
    "the Census Bureau"
    "Office of Management and Budget"
    "Tennessee Valley Authority"
    - federal agency - government agency
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Agency

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Unscramble agency

55 unscramble word found using the letters agency.

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