1. United States government the executive and legislative and judicial branches of the federal government of the United States
  2. United States Virgin Islands more than 130 southeastern Virgin Islands
  3. United States President the person who holds the office of head of state of the United States government
  4. United States Congress the legislature of the United States government
  5. United States Cabinet a board to advise the President
  6. United States Marines an amphibious division of the United States Navy
  7. United States Army Rangers a specially trained elite unit of the United States Army
  8. United States Mint the mint that manufactures and distributes United States coins for circulation through Federal Reserve Banks; processes gold and silver bullion
  9. United States dry unit a unit of measurement of capacity for dry substances officially adopted in the United States Customary System
  10. United States Air Force the airforce of the United States of America
  11. United States Attorney General the person who holds the position of secretary of the Justice Department
  12. United States Marine Corps an amphibious division of the United States Navy
  13. United States Senate the upper house of the United States Congress
  14. United States of America North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
  15. United States waters territorial waters included within a distance of 12 nautical miles of the coasts of the United States and its territories
  16. United States Government Accounting Office an independent nonpartisan federal agency that acts as the investigative arm of Congress making the executive branch accountable to Congress and the government accountable to citizens of the United States
  17. United States Department of State the federal department in the United States that sets and maintains foreign policies
  18. United States Government Printing Office an agency of the legislative branch that provides printing and binding services for Congress and the departments and establishments of the federal government
  19. state government the government of a state in the United States
  20. ostentatious intended to attract notice and impress others