What is another word for authorize?

358 synonyms found


[ ˈɔː_θ_ə_ɹ_ˌaɪ_z], [ ˈɔːθəɹˌa͡ɪz], [ ˈɔːθəɹˌa‍ɪz]

Synonyms for Authorize:

approve (verb) authorize (verb) delegate (verb) empower (verb) enable (verb) influence (verb) permit (verb) Other synonyms:

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Quotes for Authorize:

  1. So great moreover is the regard of the law for private property, that it will not authorize the least violation of it; no, not even for the general good of the whole community. William Blackstone.
  2. Yes, more than 100 Democrats voted to authorize Bush to take the nation to war. Most of them did so in the belief that the president and his administration were truthful in their statements that Saddam Hussein was a gathering menace. Bob Graham.
  3. If the jury have no right to judge of the justice of a law of the government, they plainly can do nothing to protect the people against the oppressions of the government; for there are no oppressions which the government may not authorize by law. Lysander Spooner.