Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / authorizing
FEEDBACK

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

An act of parliament passed, authorizing the East India company to export their own tea, duty 3d.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
He concluded by moving resolutions authorizing him to make the proposed additions to the taxes.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
The subject was debated in secret session in Congress, and a bill enacted authorizing their employment.
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
The English baron who had opposed authorizing a levy, or who had not been present, often refused to pay it.
INTRODUCTION TO THE SCIENCE OF SOCIOLOGYROBERT E. PARK
The only obstacle to our success was the passage of a bill through Parliament authorizing us to occupy the land.
MY LIFE IN MANY STATES AND IN FOREIGN LANDSGEORGE FRANCIS TRAIN
This was a curative act, authorizing elections and prescribing methods of registration.
THE MEMOIRS OF GENERAL P. H. SHERIDAN, COMPLETEGENERAL PHILIP HENRY SHERIDAN
A resolution of both Houses of Congress authorizing an adjournment on Monday, the 16th of this month, has been laid before me.
A COMPILATION OF THE MESSAGES AND PAPERS OF THE PRESIDENTSEDITED BY JAMES D. RICHARDSON
A commission, authorizing you to hold these treaties, will be forwarded to you in a few days.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
But it is believed that the act authorizing this trade expired so long ago as the 3d of March, 1799.
A COMPILATION OF THE MESSAGES AND PAPERS OF THE PRESIDENTSEDITED BY JAMES D. RICHARDSON
Among their last acts, was one authorizing the king to conclude a peace or truce with the Americans.
GREAT EVENTS IN THE HISTORY OF NORTH AND SOUTH AMERICACHARLES A. GOODRICH

WORDS RELATED TO AUTHORIZING

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

WORD OF THE DAY

manavelinsplural noun | [muh-nav-uh-linz ]SEE DEFINITION