authorize in English and example sentences

authorize in English

Pronunciation
[authorize (Amer.) ] v. permit; approve; empower (also authorise)
Dictionary Extension
Share this page
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