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authority deutsch

EN[ɔːˈθɒɹəti] [əˈθɔɹəti] [əˈθɑɹəti]
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DAutorität WAutorität
  • Autorität ist im weitesten Sinne eine soziale Positionierung, die einer Institution oder Person zugeschrieben wird und dazu führt, dass sich andere Menschen in ihrem Denken und Handeln nach ihr richten.

    Definition of authority in English Dictionary

  • SubstantivPLauthoritiesPREaut-SUF-ity
    1. NU The power to enforce rules or give orders.
      1. I have the authority to penalise the staff in my department, but not the authority to sack them. ‎
      2. She lost all her respect and authority after turning up drunk to the meeting. ‎
      3. Respect my authority! ‎
    2. (used in singular or plural form) Persons in command; specifically, government.
      1. The case was that of a murder. It had an element of mystery about it, however, which was puzzling the authorities. A turban and loincloth soaked in blood had been found; also a staff.
    3. NC A person accepted as a source of reliable information on a subject.
      1. the world's foremost authority on orangutans
  • Mehr Beispiele
    1. Wird in der Mitte des Satzes verwendet
      • How can you speak with authority about their customs when you have never lived among them? ‎
      • Other areas over which the US Government has complete jurisdiction and control or has exclusive authority or defense responsibility
      • His timidiness prevented him from challenging authority or asking his boss for a raise.
    2. Zu Beginn des Satzes verwendet
      • Authority figures have a history of weaseling on this topic.
    3. In der Endung des Satzes verwendet
      • Eventually I was promoted, and a small team of recruits came under my authority.
      • He came by boat to Australia, and lived in the community for three years before being redetained by immigration authorities.
  • Wortart Hierarchie
    1. Substantive
      • Zählbare Nomen
        • Singularia tantum
          • Unzählbare Nomen
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      1. en authorityless
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      Grammatisch, dieses wort "authority" ist ein substantive, genauer gesagt, ein zählbare nomen und ein singularia tantum.
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