Explicație authority în Dicționarul Englez Englez

authority

(ə'thritē )

substantiv
official permission or approval
"authority for the program was renewed several times"

substantiv
the power or right to give orders or make decisions
"he has the authority to issue warrants"
"deputies are given authorization to make arrests"

substantiv
freedom from doubt
belief in yourself and your abilities
"his assurance in his superiority did not make him popular"
"after that failure he lost his confidence"
"she spoke with authority"

substantiv
an authoritative written work
"this book is the final authority on the life of Milton"

substantiv
an administrative unit of government
"the Central Intelligence Agency"
"the Census Bureau"
"Office of Management and Budget"
"Tennessee Valley Authority"

substantiv
an expert whose views are taken as definitive
"he is an authority on corporate law"

substantiv
(usually plural) persons who exercise (administrative) control over others
"the authorities have issued a curfew"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) agency, assurance, authorization, bureau, confidence, dominance, office, sanction, self-assurance