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British English: /ɔːˈθɒrɪti/
American English: /əˈθɔrədi/

Translation of authority in Italian:


  • 1 (power) the authority of the state
    l'autorità dello stato
    to have the authority to do
    avere l'autorità di fare
    to have no authority to do
    non avere alcuna autorità di fare
    to be in authority he will be reported to those in authority
    verrà deferito a chi di dovere
    who's in authority here? to do something on somebody's authority
    fare qualcosa secondo gli ordini di qualcuno
    to be, act under somebody's authority
    essere agli ordini, agire secondo gli ordini di qualcuno
    on one's own authority

also: authorities plural noun

(Administration, Politics)
  • to report something to the authorities
    segnalare qualcosa alle autorità
    the school, hospital authorities
    le autorità scolastiche, ospedaliere
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