authorise

Definitions of authorise
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v grant authorization or clearance for

Synonyms:
authorize, clear, pass
Types:
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approbate
approve or sanction officially
certificate
authorize by certificate
O.K., approve, okay, sanction
give sanction to
declare
authorize payments of
certify, licence, license
authorize officially
commission
charge with a task
formalise, formalize, validate
declare or make legally valid
sanction
give religious sanction to, such as through on oath
visa
approve officially
franchise
grant a franchise to
charter
grant a charter to
back, endorse, indorse, plump for, plunk for, support
be behind; approve of
ratify, sign
approve and express assent, responsibility, or obligation
co-sign, cosign
sign jointly
probate
establish the legal validity of (wills and other documents)
accredit, recognise, recognize
grant credentials to
confirm
support a person for a position
Type of:
allow, countenance, let, permit
consent to, give permission

v give or delegate power or authority to

Synonyms:
authorize, empower
Types:
entitle
give the right to
sanction
give authority or permission to
Type of:
appoint, charge
assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to

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