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Definition of Authoritative

Authoritative
Authoritative Au*thor"i*ta*tive, a. 1. Having, or proceeding from, due authority; entitled to obedience, credit, or acceptance; determinate; commanding. The sacred functions of authoritative teaching. --Barrow. 2. Having an air of authority; positive; dictatorial; peremptory; as, an authoritative tone. The mock authoritative manner of the one, and the insipid mirth of the other. --Swift. -- Au*thor"i*ta*tive*ly, adv. -- Au*thor"i*ta*tive*ness, n.

Meaning of Authoritative from wikipedia

- Authority is the right to exercise power, which can be formalized by a state and exercised by way of judges, appointed executives of government, or the...
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- cultivation. Authoritative parenting is characterized by a child-centered approach that holds high expectations of maturity. Authoritative parents can...
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- Capitalization of the name varies. The International Astronomical Union, the authoritative body regarding astronomical nomenclature, specifies capitalizing the...
- Works of Mark Twain, University of California Press. This series prints authoritative critical editions of Mark Twain's published works. Mark Twain Papers...
- true" to "of what can I be certain?," Descartes arguably shifted the authoritative guarantor of truth from God to humanity (even though Descartes himself...
- century London London in British History Online, with links to numerous authoritative online sources Map of Early Modern LondonHistorical map and encyclopaedia...
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