with authority

Definition of with authority

  1. :  with the confident quality of someone who knows a lot about something or who is respected or obeyed by other people She spoke with authority about the history of the building.

Word by Word Definitions

authorityplay
  1. :  power to influence or command thought, opinion, or behavior

    :  freedom granted by one in authority :  right

    :  persons in command


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holding stubbornly to a belief or view

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