authoritative

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(rhetoric) a formal or authoritative address that advises or exhorts allocution
address, authoritative allocution
authoritative pardon amnesty
act of deciding as an arbiter; giving authoritative judgment arbitrament , arbitration , arbitrement
authoritative written work authority
authoritative command or request behest
order, authoritative behest , ukase
book regarded as authoritative in its field bible
authoritative direction or instruction to do something bid , bidding , command , dictation
book to which you can refer for authoritative facts book of facts , reference , reference book , reference work
reference to authoritative source citation
quotation from authoritative source for substantiation citation
authoritative order decree , mandate , ukase
authoritative and complete definitive
complete and authoritative definitive
authoritative request demand
authoritative rule dictate , ordinance , regulation
authoritative saying dictum
authoritative principle, unsupported dictum , dogma , ipse dixit
authoritative declaration dictum , pronouncement , say-so
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