Definitions and translations for "authorize"

Definition of authorize

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1. To grant (someone) the permission or power necessary to do (something).
The General Assembly authorized the Council to take up the matter.
2. To permit (something), to sanction or consent to (something).
The judge authorized the wiretapping.
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English - English - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] v. permit; approve; empower (also authorise)

English - Spanish - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] v. autorizar, conceder permiso a, permitir, sancionar; licenciar; apoderar, acreditar, conceder autorización a, facultar

English - French - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] v. autoriser, permettre, approuver, accorder; agréer; accepter; tolérer;

English - German - authorize

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Amer.) ] v. bestätigen; autorisieren

English - Indonesian - authorize

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v. memberi kuasa, memberi hak, mengesahkan, mensahkan, mengizinkan, membenarkan

English - Italian - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] v. autorizzare

English - Polish - authorize

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v. upoważniać do czegoś, autoryzować, legitymować, umocować, uprawnić, sankcjonować, zaaprobować, umocowywać, uprawniać

English - Portuguese - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] v. autorizar; consentir, permitir; legalizar

English - Romanian - authorize

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v. autoriza, împuternici, delega, permite, acredita, justifica

English - Russian - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] г. разрешать, санкционировать; уполномочивать, поручать; авторизовать

English - Turkish - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] f. yetki vermek, ruhsat vermek, izin vermek, onaylamak

English - Ukrainian - authorize

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v. дозволяти, санкціонувати, уповноважувати, пояснювати, легалізувати, виправдувати

English - Dutch - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] ww. toestaan; toestemming geven; volmacht verlenen, autoriseren (ook "authorize")

English - Greek - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] ρήμ. εξουσιοδοτώ, εγκρίνω

English - Arabic - authorize

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‏خول، سمح، وكل، فوض، مد بسلطة، رخص، أقر ب‏

English - Chinese - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] (动) 授权给, 全权委托; 允许; 认可, 批准

English - Chinese - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] (動) 授權給, 全權委託; 允許; 認可, 批准

English - Hindi - authorize

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v. अधिकार देना, स्वीकृति देना

English - Japanese - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] (動) 許可する; 認める; 権限を与える

English - Korean - authorize

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[authorize (Amer.) ] 동. 정식으로 허가 하다; 인정하다; 권위를 부여하다, 권한을 부여하다

English - Vietnamese - authorize

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v. cho phép, cho quyền, trao quyền, ủy quyền
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Synonyms for authorize
1. approve: legitimate, affirm, sanction, endorse, certify, back, legalize
2. allow: permit, entitle, empower, warrant, commission, license, ordain
Verb forms for authorize
Present participle: authorizing
Present: authorize (3.person: authorizes)
Past: authorized
Future: will authorize
Present conditional: would authorize
Present Perfect: have authorized (3.person: has authorized)
Past Perfect: had authorized
Future Perfect: will have authorized
Past conditional: would have authorized