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Princeton's WordNet

  1. authorized, authorised(adj)

    endowed with authority

  2. authoritative, authorized, authorised(adj)

    sanctioned by established authority

    "an authoritative communique"; "the authorized biography"

Wiktionary

  1. authorized(Adjective)

    Explicitly allowed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Authorized

    of Authorize

  2. Authorized(adj)

    possessed of or endowed with authority; as, an authorized agent

  3. Authorized(adj)

    sanctioned by authority

Freebase

  1. Authorized

    Authorized is an Irish-bred and British-trained Thoroughbred racehorse, winner of the 2007 Epsom Derby.

Editors Contribution

  1. authorized

    Verb form of the word authorize.

    They authorized access to the system only to those employees who needed it.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 22, 2019  

How to pronounce authorized?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of authorized in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of authorized in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of authorized in a Sentence

  1. Ron Wyden:

    The Morell report confirms some extremely troubling facts about Deputy Director Gina Haspel and the destruction of interrogation videotapes, gina Haspel didn't just draft the cable that authorized the destruction of the tapes, Gina Haspel played a key role in events surrounding the drafting of the cable.

  2. Bob Gourley:

    Think of whitelisting like a bouncer in the VIP line at the party. If you are on the list you get in, if you are not, you get bounced to the pavement, whitelisting happens by design. The IT professionals who whitelist devices at places like the White House only add the email addresses authorized by management. To do otherwise would be to violate policy in ways that could introduce threats to the system.

  3. The FDA:

    We are continuing to adapt our approach based on real-world experience and data and so, as The FDA has authorized more antibody tests and validation data have become available, including through the capability at National Cancer Institute, the careful balancing of risks and benefits has shifted from where The FDA was in mid-March.

  4. Kathy Kristof:

    I'm happy to have the kids as authorized users because I can see what they're doing and rip the card out of their hot little hands if they abuse it.

  5. Though Bush:

    I would have (authorized the invasion), and so would have Hillary Clinton, just to remind everybody. And so would almost everybody that was confronted with the intelligence they got.

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