What are the antonyms for SANCTIONED?

Synonyms for SANCTIONED

Usage Examples for SANCTIONED

  1. Does not the entire failure of legal justice with all its apparatus of punishment and repression, to give the sinner a vital impulse to withdraw from his sin, drive us to the conclusion, or at least to the hope, that there must be some better method of dealing with sinners than is sanctioned by conventional justice? - "The Empire of Love" by W. J. Dawson
  2. But his selfish support merely sanctioned a power already established. - "The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism" by Franz Cumont