Nouns (4)

n. a writ from a court commanding police to perform specified acts
stock-purchase warrant, stock warrant, warrant
n. a type of security issued by a corporation (usually together with a bond or preferred stock) that gives the holder the right to purchase a certain amount of common stock at a stated price; "as a sweetener they offered warrants along with the fixed-income securities"

Verbs (4)

warrant, guarantee
v. stand behind and guarantee the quality, accuracy, or condition of; "The dealer warrants all the cars he sells"; "I warrant this information"
warrant, justify
v. show to be reasonable or provide adequate ground for; "The emergency does not warrant all of us buying guns"; "The end justifies the means"

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Fuzzynyms (69)

adjustment, modification, alteration
n. the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)
authorisation, empowerment, authorization
n. the act of conferring legality or sanction or formal warrant
n. the act of granting credit or recognition (especially with respect to educational institution that maintains suitable standards); "a commission is responsible for the accreditation of medical schools"
n. the act of allowing; "He objected to the allowance of smoking in the dining room"
carte blanche
n. complete freedom or authority to act
written document, papers, document
n. writing that provides information (especially information of an official nature)
credentials, credential, certification, certificate
n. a document attesting to the truth of certain stated facts
credentials, credential, certification, certificate
n. a document attesting to the truth of certain stated facts
n. a document that serves as evidence of some expenditure
n. the commission that is given to a government and its policies through an electoral victory
n. an unconditional commitment that something will happen or that something is true; "there is no guarantee that they are not lying"
n. permission to do something; "she was granted leave to speak"
shore leave, liberty
n. leave granted to a sailor or naval officer
good word, testimonial, recommendation
n. something that recommends (or expresses commendation of) a person or thing as worthy or desirable
character reference, reference, character
n. a formal recommendation by a former employer to a potential future employer describing the person's qualifications and dependability; "requests for character references are all too often answered evasively"
n. a statement in explanation of some action or belief
n. a note explaining an absence; "he had to get his mother to write an excuse for him"
n. permission to do something; "he indicated his consent"
n. (contract law) words signifying consent to the terms of an offer (thereby creating a contract)
yielding, conceding, concession
n. the act of conceding or yielding
secondment, indorsement, endorsement, second
n. a speech seconding a motion; "do I hear a second?"
ground, basis, footing
n. a relation that provides the foundation for something; "they were on a friendly footing"; "he worked on an interim basis"
n. freedom of choice; "liberty of opinion"; "liberty of worship"; "liberty--perfect liberty--to think or feel or do just as one pleases"; "at liberty to choose whatever occupation one wishes"
postulate, contend
v. maintain or assert; "He contended that Communism had no future"
fence, debate, contend, argue
v. have an argument about something
authorise, clear, pass, authorize
v. grant authorization or clearance for; "Clear the manuscript for publication"; "The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography"
O.K., sanction, okay, approve
v. give sanction to; "I approve of his educational policies"
assure, promise
v. make a promise or commitment
licence, certify, license
v. authorize officially; "I am licensed to practice law in this state"
give power to, empower
v. give or delegate power or authority to; "She authorized her assistant to sign the papers"
v. support a person for a position; "The Senate confirmed the President's candidate for Secretary of Defense"

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Antonyms (5)

permit, permission, license
n. the act of giving a formal (usually written) authorization
animadversion, censure
n. harsh criticism or disapproval


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