Synonyms to the government

authorities, John Bull, Uncle Sam, Washington, Whitehall, bureaucracy, directorate, hierarchy, higher echelons, higher-ups, management, ministry, officialdom, prelacy, ruling class, ruling classes, the Crown, the Establishment, the administration, the authorities, the ingroup, the interests, the people upstairs, the power elite, the power structure, the top, them, they, top brass, government, Geopolitik, Kreis, administration, archbishopric, archdiocese, arrondissement, auspices, authority, bailiwick, bishopric, borough, canton, care, charge, city, civics, claws, clutches, command, commune, conduct, congressional district, constablewick, control, county, cure, custodianship, custody, departement, diocese, direction, disposition, district, domination, dominion, duchy, electoral district, electorate, empery, empire, geopolitics, governance, grip, guardianship, guidance, hamlet, hand, handling, hands, hundred, husbandry, international relations, iron hand, jurisdiction, keeping, lead, leading, magistracy, managery, managing, manipulat