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The definition of 'authoritys' & the word 'authoritys' in example sentences or phrases

Noun
1
the power or right to give orders or make decisions
  1. he has the authority to issue warrants
  2. deputies are given authorization to make arrests
  3. a place of potency in the state
2
(usually plural) persons who exercise (administrative) control over others
  1. the authorities have issued a curfew
3
an expert whose views are taken as definitive
  1. he is an authority on corporate law
4
freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities
  1. his assurance in his superiority did not make him popular
  2. after that failure he lost his confidence
  3. she spoke with authority
5
an administrative unit of government
  1. the Central Intelligence Agency
  2. the Census Bureau
  3. Office of Management and Budget
  4. Tennessee Valley Authority
6
official permission or approval
  1. authority for the program was renewed several times
7
an authoritative written work
  1. this book is the final authority on the life of Milton

Synonyms of the word 'authoritys' & Antonyms of the word 'authoritys'.

Noun
Synonymsauthority, authorization, authorisation, potency, dominance, say-so, authority, authority, assurance, self-assurance, confidence, self-confidence, authority, sureness, agency, federal agency, government agency, bureau, office, authority, authority, authorization, authorisation, sanction, authority,