authorized (part of speech: verb)
confirmed, licensed, warranted, permitted, consented, commissioned, authorized, enabled, validated, affirmed, assented, deputized, entitled, countersigned, approved, notarized, blessed, sanctioned, empowered, certified, designated, denominated, authenticated, agreed, ordained
permitted (part of speech: verb)
- For such reasons the Negro was enfranchised. - "The Negro", W.E.B. Du Bois.
- It is easy to say that I might have pleaded other plans and gone on my way enfranchised. - "The Portal of Dreams", Charles Neville Buck.
- On the left wing of the Spartan army were posted the Sciritae, hardy mountaineers from southern Arcadia; next to them stood the enfranchised Helots, who had served under Brasidas in Thrace, and others of the same race who had received the Spartan citizenship in reward for public service; then came the main body of the Spartans themselves, and after them the rest of the Arcadian allies; while the right wing was assigned by immemorial privilege to the Tegeans, with whom were a few picked Spartans. - "Stories From Thucydides", H. L. Havell.