Synonyms of 'entitle'
in the sense of denominate
to give a specific name tohe saw scarcely a single elevation that he cared to denominate a hill
in the sense of designate
to give a name to or describe asone man interviewed in our study, whom we shall designate as `Mr E'
in the sense of dub
to give (a person or place) a name or nicknameHe dubbed it the most exciting film currently in cinemas.
in the sense of empower
to give (someone) the power or authority to do somethingThe trustees of the museum are empowered to sell items from its collection.
in the sense of enable
The authorities issued visas to enable them to enter the country.
in the sense of label
to describe or classify in a word or phraseToo often the press are labelled as irresponsible.
in the sense of license
to give permission to or forthe council can license a U.S. company to produce the drug
in the sense of name
to give a name toMy mother insisted on naming me Horace.
in the sense of permit
to allow (someone) to do somethingI was permitted to bring my camera into the concert.Our constitution does not permit the sending of troops.
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Thesaurus for entitle from the Collins English Thesaurus
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