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authorize

Synonyms of authorize in English:

verb

  • 1 they authorized further action
    sanction, permit, allow, approve, consent to, assent to;
    ratify, endorse, validate
    informal give the green light to, give the go-ahead to, OK, give the thumbs up to
    [Antonyms] forbid
  • 2 the troops were authorized to fire
    empower, mandate, commission;
    entitle
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