Synonyms and Antonyms of authorization
the approval by someone in authority for the doing of something
- You will need the authorization of the council before you can act.
allowance, clearance, concurrence, consent, granting, green light, leave, license (or licence), permission, sanction, sufferance, warrant
imprimatur, seal, signature, stamp
concession, patent, permit
acceptance, acquiescence, agreement, assent, OK (or okay)
the granting of power to perform various acts or duties
- His authorization to go ahead with the project was finally given.
the right to act or move freely
- granted authorization to enter the military facility
authority, clutch, command, control, dominion, grip, hold, mandate, mastery, power, sway
range, room, space
blank check, carte blanche