Definition: 'Authority'

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  • Length: 9 characters
  • Syllables: 4

Results for word: authority

Lexical Information:
  • One of the 850 words in Basic English
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • This word is one of the common entries in Academic Word Lists
Grammatical Information:
  • Nouns are words giving names to objects and things, which can be physical or concepts, etc

Results for stem word: author

Lexical Information:
  • Job
  • This word is one of the common entries in Academic Word Lists
  • Term used in botany
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula

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Similar Words (using 'author' as word stem):

Prefix + 'author'


'author' + Suffix

authored, authoress, authoresses, authorial, authoring, authoritarian, authoritarianism, authoritarians, authoritative, authoritatively, authoritativeness, authorities, authority, authorization, authorizations, authorize, authorized, authorizer, authorizers, authorizes, authorizing, authors, authorship, authorships,