Definition of "authorization" []

  • The act of authorizing. See Synonyms at permission. (noun)
  • Something that authorizes; a sanction. (noun)
  • To confer authority upon (someone to do something); empower (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • To permit (someone to do or be something) with official sanction (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "authorization" in a sentence
  • "Nonetheless, the White House maintains, “The authorization to use force… constitutes that other authorization… to engage in this kind of signals intelligence."
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  • "Foreigners wishing to marry a Mexican citizen must obtain authorization from the National Institute for Migration (Instituto Nacional de Migración)."