Authority is never without hate – Ion]I am a man under authority, having soldiers under me; and I say to this man, Go, and he goeth; and to another, Come, and he cometh; and to my servant, Do this, and he doeth it [Bible: St. Matthew]
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in the sense of ace
an experta first-world-war flying ace
in the sense of administration
a governmentHe served in posts in both the Ford and Carter administrations.
in the sense of approval
a favourable opinionThe proposed modifications met with widespread approval.
the go-ahead (informal),
the green light,
O.K. or okay (informal),
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authority 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
Life on the edge
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