how to pronounce authorized


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authorized is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of authorized in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… but when congress authorized the last …”

meanings of authorized


  1. Explicitly allowed.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of authorize.

authorized frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word authorized occurs in english on average 4.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics authorized can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that authorized can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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