Correct spelling for the English word "authorities" is [ɐ_θ_ˈɒ_ɹ_ɪ_t_ˌɪ_z], [ɐθˈɒɹɪtˌɪz], [ɐθˈɒɹɪtˌɪz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of AUTHORITIES

  1. the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit; "the government reduced taxes"; "the matter was referred to higher authorities"

Common Misspellings for AUTHORITIES

Below is the list of 501 misspellings for the word "authorities".

Usage Examples for AUTHORITIES

  1. If he is in the tribe I will find him and deliver him to the county authorities." - "The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop" by Hamlin Garland
  2. I suppose you know that the authorities will want to- er- talk with you about that shooting scrape- that chap that was found somewhere out in the desert. - "The Ridin' Kid from Powder River" by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  3. It was not his way to express decided opinions in the presence of authorities, or indeed of any one else. - "Amusement Only" by Richard Marsh
  4. Some great authorities would put it off till eight or even ten. - "The Child Under Eight" by E.R. Murray and Henrietta Brown Smith
  5. It will make the crossing safe until the town authorities can put new bridge timber in place, too. - "The Boy Scout Fire Fighters" by Irving Crump