from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Explicitly allowed.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of authorize.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Possessed of or endowed with authority.
- adj. Sanctioned by authority.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Duly empowered: as, an authorized agent.
- Formally sanctioned by those having the right or power to sanction, as a reprint or translation of a book: as, an authorized edition; the authorized version of the Bible. Also authorised.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. sanctioned by established authority
- adj. endowed with authority
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Picard considered how many meanings rode behind the word authorized.
The report also sheds little new light on the most troubling part of Sino-Forest's business model: its reliance on what it calls "authorized intermediaries" - local partners that Muddy Waters and sources interviewed by The Globe and Mail during its own months-long investigation suggest may not be arms-length from the company itself.
Obviously, when someone logs on as someone else using a stolen password he could be engaging in authorized access.
Of course having paper that says you are authorized is another defense.
The medal was again authorized, with changes indicated above, in 1939 for WWII.
A withdrawal due to injury is noted, and no wings noted in authorized awards and decorations despite the MOS assigned.
Also, Pfizer has agreed to supply Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. with what is known as an authorized generic Lipitor beginning Nov. 30.
Our faith tells us that what you authorized is an absolute evil.
Hillary & McCain authorized the Iraq War which so far had led to 41 brave Kentucky soldiers sacrificing their lives.
True, but remember, Apple sells X phones in authorized countries no matter what.