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unauthorized Syllabification: un·au·thor·ized
Pronunciation: /ˌənˈôTHəˌrīzd/

Definition of unauthorized in English:


Not having official permission or approval: unauthorized access to the computer system
More example sentences
  • Four other bishops were detained for refusing to join the official church or conducting unauthorized services.
  • He is suspected of breaking Japanese laws prohibiting unauthorised computer access.
  • No unauthorised personnel could gain access and he had no reason to suspect any of his staff.
unofficial, unsanctioned, unaccredited, unlicensed, unwarranted, warrantless, unapproved, bootleg, pirated;
disallowed, prohibited, out of bounds, banned, barred, forbidden, outlawed, illegal, illegitimate, illicit, proscribed

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