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authorize

see definition of authorize
  • verbgive power or control
  • verbpermit, allow
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Synonyms for authorize

verb give power or control
  • empower
  • enable
  • entitle
  • license
  • okay
  • accredit
  • bless
  • commission
  • invest
  • vest
  • give authority
  • give the go-ahead
  • give the green light
  • give the word
  • rubber-stamp
  • say the word

Antonyms for authorize

  • refuse
  • reject
  • deny
  • disapprove
  • disallow
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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verb. permit
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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