What does empowerment mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. authorization, authorisation, empowerment(noun)

    the act of conferring legality or sanction or formal warrant


  1. empowerment(Noun)

    The granting of political, social or economic power to an individual or group.

  2. empowerment(Noun)

    The process of supporting another person or persons to discover and claim personal power.

  3. empowerment(Noun)

    The state of being empowered (either generally, or specifically).

  4. empowerment(Noun)

    Government programs encouraging advancement of blacks.


  1. Empowerment

    Empowerment refers to increasing the spiritual, political, social, educational, gender, or economic strength of individuals and communities.

How to pronounce empowerment?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say empowerment in sign language?

  1. empowerment


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of empowerment in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of empowerment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of empowerment in a Sentence

  1. Linda Adler:

    Empowerment is knowing who you are, what you want and then getting it.

  2. Irina Bokova:

    Literacy is the door to knowledge, essential to individual self-esteem and empowerment.

  3. Carmen Benitez:

    It’s very different from the U.S., where people have a lot of feelings of empowerment.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    Encouragement endues empowerment. So, dare to encourage someone or others everyday/everytime.

  5. Linda Adler:

    Not everyone wants to be engaged, for many, simply saying who you are and what you want is empowerment.

Images & Illustrations of empowerment

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