Definition of authorizes


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • authorizes is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 22 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • authorizes is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 22 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of authorizes

  • give or delegate power or authority to (verb)

    Examples

    1. She authorized her assistant to sign the papers

    Synonyms

    1. authorise
    2. empower

  • grant authorization or clearance for (verb)

    Examples

    1. The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography

    Synonyms

    1. authorise
    2. clear
    3. pass

See definition of authorizes in Merriam Webster