unauthorized

  • 1 unauthorized — I adjective disallowed, forbidden, inappropriate, incorrect, illegal, illegitimate, improper, prohibited, proscribed, unaccredited, unaffirmed, unapproved, uncertified, unchartered, uncommanded, uncommissioned, unconstitutional, undue,… …

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  • 2 unauthorized — UK US (UK also unauthorised) /ʌnˈɔːθəraɪzd/ adjective ► not officially allowed: »He concealed huge losses made from unauthorized trading on Asian futures markets. »Unauthorized entry into the United States is illegal, but being in the country… …

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  • 3 unauthorized — (adj.) 1590s, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of AUTHORIZE (Cf. authorize) …

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  • 4 unauthorized — (Amer.) adj. without authorization, not authorized, unlicensed, forbidden, unlawful (also unauthorised) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 5 unauthorized — [adj] not sanctioned, permitted crooked*, dirty*, illegal, illegitimate, no no*, off base*, out of bounds*, out of line*, over the line*, pirated, shady*, unapproved, unconstitutional, under the table*, unjustified, unlawful, unofficial,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 6 unauthorized — (also unauthorised) ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not having official permission or approval …

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  • 7 unauthorized — [spelling only] …

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  • 8 unauthorized — [[t]ʌ̱nɔ͟ːθəraɪzd[/t]] ADJ If something is unauthorized, it has been produced or is happening without official permission. ...a new unauthorized biography of the Russian President. ...the unauthorized use of a military vehicle... It has also been …

    English dictionary

  • 9 unauthorized — un|au|tho|rized also unauthorised BrE [ʌnˈo:θəraızd US ˈo: ] adj without official approval or permission ▪ the unauthorized use of government funds ▪ Unauthorized personnel are not allowed on the premises …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 unauthorized — That which is done without authority, as a signature or indorsement made without actual, implied or apparent authority and this includes a forgery. U.C.C. No. 1 201(43) @ unauthorized use The criminal offense of use of a motor vehicle without… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 11 unauthorized — adj. Unauthorized is used with these nouns: ↑absence, ↑access, ↑biography, ↑copy, ↑entry, ↑overdraft, ↑use, ↑user, ↑version …

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  • 12 unauthorized — un|au|thor|ized [ ʌn ɔθə,raızd ] adjective not officially or legally allowed or approved of: the new unauthorized biography of the president …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 unauthorized — also ised BrE adjective without official approval or permission: laws to prevent unauthorized photocopying …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 unauthorized — adjective you can t hold an unauthorized meeting in a town building Syn: unofficial, unsanctioned, unaccredited, unlicensed, unwarranted, unapproved, bootleg, pirated; wildcat; disallowed, prohibited, out of bounds, banned, barred, forbidden,… …

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  • 15 unauthorized — UK [ʌnˈɔːθəraɪzd] / US [ʌnˈɔθəˌraɪzd] adjective not officially or legally allowed or approved of the new unauthorized biography of the president …

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  • 16 unauthorized — adj. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 17 unauthorized — adjective a) not having any authority b) without official authorization …

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  • 18 Unauthorized — Неавторизованный …

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  • 19 unauthorized — Synonyms and related words: actionable, against the law, anarchic, anarchistic, anomic, banned, barred, black market, bootleg, chargeable, contraband, contrary to law, criminal, felonious, flawed, forbade, forbid, forbidden, illegal, illegitimate …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 20 unauthorized — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. unwarranted, unsanctioned; illegal; illegitimate, unconstitutional. See illegality, prohibition. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. unofficial, unapproved, unlawful, proscribed; see illegal . III (Roget s… …

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