authoritative - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate authoritative

authoritative is hyphenated as au-thor-i-ta-tive

How to pronounce authoritative

authoritative is pronounced ə´θŏːr ɪ´tāɪtɪv

Number of syllables in authoritative

The number of syllables in authoritative is 5

What part of speech in authoritative?

authoritative is an adjective

How common in the word authoritative?

authoritative is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does authoritative convey?

not ranked

Words with similar spelling to authoritative

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Synonyms of 'authoritative'

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

Common Conjunction Collocations of authoritative

and, but, nor, or

Lists containing authoritative

Synonyms of 'absolute'
Synonyms of 'accepted'
Synonyms of 'adept'
Synonyms of 'adroit'
Synonyms of 'apt'
Synonyms of 'arbitrary'
Synonyms of 'aristocratic'
Synonyms of 'arrogant'
Synonyms of 'artistic'
Synonyms of 'ascendant'
Synonyms of 'authentic'
Synonyms of 'authoritarian'
Synonyms of 'authorized'
Synonyms of 'autocratic'
Synonyms of 'binding'
Synonyms of 'bossy'
Synonyms of 'bravura'
Synonyms of 'brilliant'
Synonyms of 'canonical'
Synonyms of 'categorical'
Synonyms of 'cathedral'
Synonyms of 'charismatic'
Synonyms of 'charming'
Synonyms of 'Christian'
Synonyms of 'classical'
Synonyms of 'clean'
Synonyms of 'clever'
Synonyms of 'cogent'
Synonyms of 'commanding'
Synonyms of 'competent'
Synonyms of 'conclusive'
Synonyms of 'confined'
Synonyms of 'consequential'
Synonyms of 'considerable'
Synonyms of 'consistent'
Synonyms of 'conventional'
Synonyms of 'convincing'
Synonyms of 'correct'
Synonyms of 'crack'
Synonyms of 'cunning'
Synonyms of 'daedal'
Synonyms of 'decisive'
Synonyms of 'definitive'
Synonyms of 'deft'
Synonyms of 'despotic'
Synonyms of 'determinative'
Synonyms of 'dexterous'
Synonyms of 'dextrous'
Synonyms of 'dictator'
Synonyms of 'dictatorial'
Synonyms of 'didactic'
Synonyms of 'diplomatic'
Synonyms of 'doctrinaire'
Synonyms of 'dogmatic'
Synonyms of 'dominant'
Synonyms of 'domineering'
Synonyms of 'dynamic'
Synonyms of 'effective'
Synonyms of 'effectual'
Synonyms of 'efficacious'
Synonyms of 'eminent'
Synonyms of 'enchanting'
Synonyms of 'energetic'
Synonyms of 'estimable'
Synonyms of 'evangelical'
Synonyms of 'ex officio'
Synonyms of 'excellent'
Synonyms of 'expert'
Synonyms of 'faithful'
Synonyms of 'fancy'
Synonyms of 'feature'
Synonyms of 'feudal'
Synonyms of 'firm'
Synonyms of 'forceful'
Synonyms of 'forcible'
Synonyms of 'formulary'
Common Adjective Collocations of accurate
Common Adjective Collocations of exhaustive
Common Adjective Collocations of exposition
Common Adjective Collocations of forthcoming
Common Adjective Collocations of guides
Common Adjective Collocations of guidebook
Common Adjective Collocations of guidebooks
Common Adjective Collocations of introductions
Common Adjective Collocations of interpreter
Common Adjective Collocations of introductory
Common Adjective Collocations of joker
Common Adjective Collocations of leech
Common Adjective Collocations of persuasive
Common Adjective Collocations of renowned
Common Adjective Collocations of reprinted
Common Adjective Collocations of timely
Common Adjective Collocations of unfailing