unauthorized


unauthorized
I adjective disallowed, forbidden, inappropriate, incorrect, illegal, illegitimate, improper, prohibited, proscribed, unaccredited, unaffirmed, unapproved, uncertified, unchartered, uncommanded, uncommissioned, unconstitutional, undue, unempowered, unendorsed, unentitled, unjustified, unlawful, unlicensed, unpermitted, unratified, unsanctioned, unsuitable, unsupported, unwarranted, wrongful associated concepts: unauthorized conduct, unauthorized use II index disorderly, felonious, illegal, illegitimate (illegal), illicit, impermissible, improper, irregular (improper), null (invalid), null and void, ultra vires, unlawful, unofficial, unwarranted, wrongful

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


unauthorized
adj.
Done without official authorization or permission.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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  • unauthorized — UK US (UK also unauthorised) /ʌnˈɔːθəraɪzd/ adjective ► not officially allowed: »He concealed huge losses made from unauthorized trading on Asian futures markets. »Unauthorized entry into the United States is illegal, but being in the country… …   Financial and business terms

  • unauthorized — (adj.) 1590s, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of AUTHORIZE (Cf. authorize) …   Etymology dictionary

  • unauthorized — (Amer.) adj. without authorization, not authorized, unlicensed, forbidden, unlawful (also unauthorised) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unauthorized — [adj] not sanctioned, permitted crooked*, dirty*, illegal, illegitimate, no no*, off base*, out of bounds*, out of line*, over the line*, pirated, shady*, unapproved, unconstitutional, under the table*, unjustified, unlawful, unofficial,… …   New thesaurus

  • unauthorized — (also unauthorised) ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not having official permission or approval …   English terms dictionary

  • unauthorized — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unauthorized — [[t]ʌ̱nɔ͟ːθəraɪzd[/t]] ADJ If something is unauthorized, it has been produced or is happening without official permission. ...a new unauthorized biography of the Russian President. ...the unauthorized use of a military vehicle... It has also been …   English dictionary

  • unauthorized — un|au|tho|rized also unauthorised BrE [ʌnˈo:θəraızd US ˈo: ] adj without official approval or permission ▪ the unauthorized use of government funds ▪ Unauthorized personnel are not allowed on the premises …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • unauthorized — That which is done without authority, as a signature or indorsement made without actual, implied or apparent authority and this includes a forgery. U.C.C. No. 1 201(43) @ unauthorized use The criminal offense of use of a motor vehicle without… …   Black's law dictionary

  • unauthorized — adj. Unauthorized is used with these nouns: ↑absence, ↑access, ↑biography, ↑copy, ↑entry, ↑overdraft, ↑use, ↑user, ↑version …   Collocations dictionary


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