Acceptable For Game Play - US & UK word lists

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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • v. To invest with power, especially legal power or official authority. See Synonyms at authorize.
  • v. To equip or supply with an ability; enable: "Computers ... empower students to become intellectual explorers” ( Edward B. Fiske).
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • v. To give permission, power, or the legal right to do something.
  • v. To give someone more confidence and/or strength to do something, often by enabling them to increase their control over their own life or situation.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • v. To give authority to; to delegate power to; to commission; to authorize (having commonly a legal force)
  • v. To give moral or physical power, faculties, or abilities to.
  • v. to enable or permit; to give more opportunity for independent action.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • To give power or authority to; authorize, as by law, commission, letter of attorney, verbal license, etc.: as, the commissioner is empowered to make terms.
  • To impart power or force to; give efficacy to; enable.
  • Synonyms To commission, license, warrant, qualify.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • v. give or delegate power or authority to
  • v. give qualities or abilities to
  • Verb Form
    empowered    empowering    empowers   
    Words with the same meaning
    commission    enable    authorize   
    Words with the same terminal sound
    Auer    Bower    Gower    Power    bower    cower    dauer    devour    dour    flour   
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