Part of speech:
(comparative more ordered, superlative most ordered)
Authoritative is defined as someone who knows a great deal about a certain subject and who is generally considered an expert.
The definition of decisive is having the ability to make decisions or something that determines what comes next.
Distinct and correct in sound or meaning:
Having the appearance of being suitable, correct, etc., but not really so
Agreeing with, or established by, custom; established by common usage; conventional; habitual.
The definition of fitting is something appropriate or expected.
Proper or right; suitable
Widely encountered, used, or recognized:
Notable; distinguished; honored.
Being so in fact; not fraudulent or counterfeit:
Conforming to an original, pattern, rule, standard, etc.
With no exception or qualification; unexceptionable
The definition of real is something that is true and authentic or something is very important or significant.
Having or showing no doubt; positive; confident
The definition of canonical is accepted or according to the church or Bible.
Positive is defined as good, looking towards the good side of things, showing certainty, showing the presence of an illness or substance, more than zero, or charged with positive electricity.
Free from flaw, blemish, or impurity:
Serving to put an end to doubt, question, or uncertainty; decisive:
Not impeachable; that cannot be doubted, questioned, or discredited; irreproachable
Effective, effectual, cogent, etc.
That can be believed; believable; reliable
In good faith; made or done without fraud or deceit
Deviating only slightly or within acceptable limits from a standard.
The definition of faithful is someone who is loyal and reliable or someone with a strong religious belief.
Generally accepted as reliable or authoritative
Not to be contested; indisputable; unquestionable
Known to be valid, effective, or genuine
Not acting officially:
Characterized by conventional usages or formality; very polite
Worthy of trust; dependable; reliable
The definition of definite is something that has limits, is clear in meaning, absolutely true and positive.
That cannot be denied; indisputable
Capable of being relied on; dependable:
Actually possessing the alleged or apparent attribute or character:
The definition of reliable is dependable or capable of being trusted.
One who administers, especially one who works as a manager in a business, government agency, or school.
The definition of a leader is a person, animal or thing that guides or directs.
(--- Law) A public official who hears and decides cases or matters in a forum other than a court, such as an administrative proceeding.
Given official approval after meeting certain standards, as an accredited university; or as disease free cattle.
Established or justified by authority
Of or like a cathedral
Adhering to the Christian faith as expressed in the early Christian ecumenical creeds.
A force or substance that causes a change:
The definition of an aide is a person who does certain things for another person that makes that person's job easier or more efficient.
In England and Wales before 1974, a senior member of a local council
An authorized messenger or representative.
A member, esp. an official, of a Communist Party
The definition of a bureaucrat is a person with an official position in the government, or a term used to describe someone in a position of power who is more concerned with procedure or policy than with people's needs.
The chairman is defined as the president, the person in charge or the person who presides over a meeting, company or department.
The prime minister in certain countries
(Sports) An official selected by an athletic association or league to exercise administrative or regulatory powers over it:
The definition of a constable is a law enforcement officer in a small town who has less authority than a sheriff.
A member of a council, esp. of the governing body of a city or town
A woman who is a member of a council, especially of the local governing body of a city or town.
An agent sent by a government or ruler to transact diplomatic business; specif., a diplomat (envoy extraordinary) ranking just below an ambassador
A person who performs a certain function; esp., an official
Something incumbent, as a duty or obligation
(Business) A holder of a position as supplier to a market or market segment that allows the holder to earn above-normal profits.
An official whose work is examining, or making an inquisition
A public official with the chief administrative power in a district or region.
One who is in charge of the business affairs of an entertainer.
A member of an elite group, especially a person having influence or high status in intellectual or cultural circles.
The definition of a mayor is the leader of a city.
A high officer of state appointed to head an executive or administrative department of government.
A person legally empowered to witness and authenticate documents, administer oaths, take affidavits and depositions, and engage in other activities established by local law.
A person licensed in the merchant marine as master, mate, chief engineer, or assistant engineer.
The domain or position of officials
A group of officials
The chief executive of a republic.
An academic authority who examines and evaluates an article, book, etc. with regard to its fitness for publication
The definition of a representative is a person or thing that is an example or someone who is authorized to speak for someone else.
Any of a board of officers elected in most New England towns to manage municipal affairs
A raised platform or dais from which a speaker addresses an assembly.
(American football) The official who stands behind the line on the defensive side.
An executive officer
conforming to set usage, procedure, or discipline
Having to do with one's office
Having to do with one's office
The definition of proper is appropriate or obeying manners and standards.
Covered by an insurance policy.
A member of a board chosen to direct the affairs of a corporation or institution
A group of convicts chained together, especially for outdoor labor.
The definition of informal is something or someone who is casual or relaxed.
Not fitting well or correctly:
Marked by or exhibiting a lack of reliability.
Based on or in accordance with general agreement, use, or practice; customary:
Having received approval.
Power assigned to another; authorization:
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