[v] give or apply, as of medications
[v] administer or bestow, as in small portions; "administer critical remarks to everyone present"; "dole out some money"; "shell out pocket money for the children"; "deal a blow to someone"
[v] administer ritually; of church sacraments
[v] work in an administrative capacity; supervise; "administer a program"
administrate, allot, deal, deal out, dish out, dispense, dispense, distribute, dole out, lot, mete out, parcel out, shell out