Synonyms of 'authoritative'

absolute, accepted, ascendant, canonical, certified, clever, cogent, commanding, conclusive, considerable, consistent, convincing, cunning, customary, cute, dominant, domineering, dynamic, faithful, feature, featured, firm, forceful, forcible, formulary, good, goodish, graceful, great, important, impressive, influential, instructive, just, knowledgeable, learned, mighty, oppressive, overbearing, politic, powerful, professional, proven, ranking, ready, regulation, reliable, repressive, restricted, right, ruling, satisfactory, skillful, solid, striking, strong, totalitarian, true, true-blue, verified, veritable, virtuoso, textual, telling, technical, tactful, sure, supreme, superior, sufficient, substantial, stylish, strict, statutory, standard, specialistic, specialist, sound, some, slick, severe, senior, self-consistent, scriptural, rubric, reputable, quick, puissant, proper, prominent, proficient, prestigious, prescriptive, prescript, prepotent, preeminent, preceptive, potent, persuasive, personable, peremptory, orthodox, operative, official, neat, momentous, masterly, masterful, mandatory, magnetic, magistral, magisterial, lordly, logical, literal, limited, legitimate, legal, leading, lawful, irresistible, irrefutable, ingenious, indisputable, imperious, imperial, imperative, high-tension, high-pressure, high-powered, high-handed, hegemonic, handy, feudal, fancy, factual, ex officio, ex cathedra, expert, excellent, evangelical, estimable, energetic, enchanting, eminent, efficacious, effectual, effective, dogmatic, doctrinaire, diplomatic, didactic, dictatorial, dextrous, dexterous, determinative, despotic, dependable, deft, decisive, daedal, crackerjack, crack, correct, conventional, consequential, confirmed, confined, competent, clean, Christian, charming, charismatic, cathedral, brilliant, bravura, bossy, binding, autocratic, authorized, authoritarian, authentic, artistic, arrogant, armipotent, aristocratic, arbitrary, apt, adroit, adept, accurate, workmanlike, winning, well-grounded, well-founded, well-done, weighty, vital, vigorous, valid, tyrannous, tyrannical, truthful, trustworthy, traditional