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Synonyms for authorization
ˌɔ θər əˈzeɪ ʃənau·tho·riza·tion

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. authorization

    Authority unites the right and power of control; age, wisdom, and character give authority to their possessor; a book of learned research has authority, and is even called an authority. Permission justifies another in acting without interference or censure, and usually implies some degree of approval. Authority gives a certain right of control over all that may be affected by the action. There may be a failure to object, which constitutes an implied permission, tho this is more properly expressed by allowance; we allow what we do not oppose, permit what we expressly authorize. The noun permit implies a formal written permission. License is a formal permission granted by competent authority to an individual to do some act or pursue some business which would be or is made to be unlawful without such permission; as, a license to preach, to solemnize marriages, or to sell intoxicating liquors. A license is permission granted rather than authority conferred; the sheriff has authority (not permission nor license) to make an arrest. Consent is permission by the concurrence of wills in two or more persons, a mutual approval or acceptance of something proposed. Compare ALLOW.

    Synonyms:
    allowance, authority, consent, leave, liberty, license, permission, permit

    Antonyms:
    denial, hindrance, objection, opposition, prevention, prohibition, refusal, resistance

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mandate, authorization, authorisationnoun

    a document giving an official instruction or command

    Synonyms:
    potency, dominance, empowerment, sanction, authority, say-so, authorisation, mandatory, mandate

  2. authority, authorization, authorisation, potency, dominance, say-sonoun

    the power or right to give orders or make decisions

    "he has the authority to issue warrants"; "deputies are given authorization to make arrests"; "a place of potency in the state"

    Synonyms:
    potence, potency, government agency, potentiality, federal agency, assurance, ascendance, ascendency, control, strength, effectiveness, self-confidence, laterality, potential, say-so, self-assurance, agency, dictum, ascendancy, sanction, dominance, sureness, confidence, bureau, office, authority, empowerment, ascendence, authorisation, mandate, pronouncement

  3. authority, authorization, authorisation, sanctionnoun

    official permission or approval

    "authority for the program was renewed several times"

    Synonyms:
    endorsement, potency, government agency, countenance, federal agency, assurance, self-confidence, warrant, say-so, self-assurance, indorsement, agency, sanction, dominance, sureness, confidence, bureau, office, imprimatur, authority, empowerment, authorisation, mandate

  4. authorization, authorisation, empowermentnoun

    the act of conferring legality or sanction or formal warrant

    Synonyms:
    potency, empowerment, sanction, authority, say-so, authorisation, dominance, mandate

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. authorization

    Synonyms:
    Authorisation

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How to use authorization in a sentence?

  1. Rand Paul:

    We have some amendments to it. We believe that it should say nothing in this resolution is to be construed as an authorization of war and nothing in this resolution is to be construed as authorizing the use of troops into Ukraine.

  2. Peter Marks:

    With this FDA authorization, we have achieved another key marker in our ongoing effort to help protect families and communities, and to get this disease under control.

  3. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:

    They're building without authorization, against the accepted rules, and there’s a clear attempt to create political realities.

  4. Anand Shah:

    Per policy, we are not able to comment on whether or not we will take any action regarding emergency use authorization for convalescent plasma and will render a decision at the appropriate time, of note, the safe use of convalescent plasma remains available to patients through several pathways, including clinical trials, a national expanded access protocol, or through a single patient emergency investigational new drug request.

  5. Ben Cardin:

    The presidenthas some inherent [constitutional] power, but as he consulted with usby notice on this attack, it's incumbent upon him to consult with Congress. And if there is goingto be use of force in a continuing basis, he needs the authorization of Congress.


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