Pronunciation of Sanctioned
/sˈankʃənd/, /sˈankʃənd/, /s_ˈa_n_k_ʃ_ə_n_d/
Antonyms for sanctioned:
Synonyms for sanctioned:
ex officio, recommended.
Other synonyms and related words:
licensed, blessed, authorized, entitled, official, Enabled, deputized, enfranchised, warranted, affirmed, commissioned, ordained, accepted, approved, Allowed, notarized, agreed, certified, validated, Countersigned, designated, permitted, authenticated, confirmed, empowered.
ex officio (adjective)
in force (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
pledged, affirmed, contracted, endorsed, Concurred, Acquiesced, agreed, Acceded, promised, accepted, approved, welcomed, Stipulated, Cooperated, Assented, Consented, blessed, empathized, Capitulated, Conformed.
Usage examples for sanctioned:
- As soon as he was able to travel, and indeed before the good doctor sanctioned his departure, Graham took his way to Rheims, uncertain, however, whether the Count would still be found there. - "The Parisians, Book 11.", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.
- I sanctioned no calling there, nothing of the kind. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
- Here slavery is sanctioned by law. - "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus", American Anti-Slavery Society.