Synonyms for mandate

Synonyms for (noun) mandate

Synonyms: mandate

Definition: the commission that is given to a government and its policies through an electoral victory

Similar words: commission, commissioning

Definition: the act of granting authority to undertake certain functions


Synonyms: authorisation, authorization, mandate

Definition: a document giving an official instruction or command

Similar words: instrument, legal document, legal instrument, official document

Definition: (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right


Synonyms: mandate, mandatory

Definition: a territory surrendered by Turkey or Germany after World War I and put under the tutelage of some other European power until they are able to stand by themselves

Similar words: territorial dominion, territory, district, dominion

Definition: a region marked off for administrative or other purposes

Synonyms for (verb) mandate

Synonyms: mandate

Definition: assign authority to

Similar words: delegate, depute, designate, assign

Definition: give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)


Synonyms: mandate

Definition: make mandatory

Usage: the new director of the school board mandated regular tests

Similar words: dictate, prescribe, order

Definition: issue commands or orders for


Synonyms: mandate

Definition: assign under a mandate

Usage: mandate a colony

Similar words: delegate, depute, designate, assign

Definition: give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)