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sanctioned

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of sanctioned

  1. ordered or allowed by those in authority I cannot believe that this religious cult is a sanctioned student organization Synonyms authorized, officialRelated Words lawful, legal, legit [slang], legitimate, licit, permissible, regulation; approved, endorsed (also indorsed); abetted, encouraged, promoted, suggested, supported; certified, licensed; authoritative, canonical, ex officio; semiofficialNear Antonyms illegal, illegitimate, illicit, impermissible, lawless, unlawful, wrongful; unapproved, unlicensed, verbotenAntonyms nonofficial, unauthorized, unofficial, unsanctioned



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