Synonyms and Antonyms of AUTHORITY



Synonyms and Antonyms Index

Synonyms and Antonyms of AUTHORITY :



AUTHORITY - noun

1. I do not have any authority over this matter.

2. The authority remains silent over these issues.

Synonyms - Power, right, title, jurisdiction, influence, prestige, control, command, rule, sway

1. Power corrupts a man and absolute power corrupts absolutely.

2. Freedom is my birth right and I shall have it.

3. He cannot sell the house to you because the title to that property vests in the President.

4. The jurisdiction of each state is clearly defined in the Constitution.

5. He was under the influence of liquor when he met an accident.

6. She is orthodox and so makes even a small thing involving her an issue of prestige.

7. In modern times the Government not only rules the masses but also controls their economic and social activities.

8. Only a Field Marshal can take command of all the three forces upon the advice of the President.

9. At the last moment his speech swayed the voters and he won the election.

Antonyms - Submission, obedience, subjection, thralldom, slavery

1. The papers are at present under submission to the President for orders.

2. The state is authorised to exact obedience of the citizens.

3. The bonded labour is put to subjection by the village landlords in some places even in this last quarter of the 20th century.











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