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1. authorization

noun. ['ˌɔθɝəˈzeɪʃən'] a document giving an official instruction or command.

Synonyms

  • legal document
  • official document
  • instrument
  • legal instrument
  • authorised
  • unauthorized
  • authorisation
  • mandate
  • authorized

Antonyms

  • unauthorized
  • prevent
  • decertify
  • certain

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • authorize (English)
  • autoriser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Authorization

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Example sentences of the word authorization


1. Noun, singular or mass
Enclose a copy of the letter of authorization from the actual account holder.

2. authorization

noun. ['ˌɔθɝəˈzeɪʃən'] official permission or approval.

Synonyms

  • authority
  • authorisation
  • sanction

Antonyms

  • incoming
  • windward
  • forbid
  • criminalize

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • authorize (English)
  • autoriser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. authorization

noun. ['ˌɔθɝəˈzeɪʃən'] the act of conferring legality or sanction or formal warrant.

Synonyms

  • enfranchisement
  • loan approval
  • empowerment
  • commission
  • sanction
  • management
  • permission
  • direction
  • permit
  • authorisation
  • delegating
  • delegation
  • relegating
  • certification
  • relegation
  • license
  • commissioning
  • deputation

Antonyms

  • disapprove
  • disapproval
  • enfranchisement
  • leeward

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • authorize (English)
  • autoriser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. authorization

noun. ['ˌɔθɝəˈzeɪʃən'] the power or right to give orders or make decisions.

Synonyms

  • authority
  • muscle
  • control
  • potency
  • imperium
  • power of appointment
  • carte blanche
  • lordship
  • sovereignty
  • dominance
  • authorisation
  • command

Antonyms

  • outlaw
  • criminalise
  • disallow
  • reject

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • authorize (English)
  • autoriser (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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