Authoritative and Authorized


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Authoritative adjective – Sanctioned by established authority.
Usage example: an authoritative communique

Authorized is a synonym for authoritative in participle topic. In some cases you can use "Authorized" instead an adjective "Authoritative", when it comes to topics like authorised, official. popular alternative
Nearby Words: authority, authoritarian
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Authorized adjective – Ordered or allowed by those in authority.
Usage example: an authorized biography of the former president

Authoritative is a synonym for authorized. You can use "Authoritative" instead an adjective "Authorized". popular alternative
Nearby Words: authority, authorise, authorization, authorised, authorizing
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guide authoritative guide authorized guide
version authoritative version authorized version
works authoritative works authorized works
members authoritative members authorized members
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