Synonyms for


Synonyms (Grouped by Similarity of Meaning) of verb authorize

Sense 1:
authorize, authorise, pass, clear
permit, allow, let, countenance
Sense 2:
empower, authorise, authorize
appoint, charge
Similarity of adj authorized

2 senses of authorized

Sense 1:
authorized (vs. unauthorized), authorised
accredited, commissioned, licensed, licencedapproved, sanctionedcanonized, canonised, glorifiedempowered, sceptered, sceptred
Also See: lawful#1; legitimate#1; official#1

Sense 2:
authoritative, authorized, authorised
official (vs. unofficial)
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