authority Meaning and Definition

Urdu Meanings

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عہدہ

ohda

اختیار

ikhtiyar

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Pakistan's Local Languages

English definition of word authority in Pakistan's Local Languages

عمل دخل

اختیار

اثر رسوخ

واک/قُدرَت

عمل دخل

عمل دخل/اختیار

نصرف

Definitions

English definition for authority

1. n. official permission or approval

2. n. the power or right to give orders or make decisions

3. n. freedom from doubt; belief in yourself and your abilities

4. n. an authoritative written work

5. n. an administrative unit of government

6. n. an expert whose views are taken as definitive

7. n. (usually plural) persons who exercise (administrative) control over others

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The word authority (derived from the Latin word auctoritas) can be used to mean the right to exercise power given by the State (in the form of government, judges, police officers, etc.), or by academic knowledge of an area (someone that can be an authority on a subject).
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