empower: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (em-pou'ur), [key]
- to give power or authority to; authorize, esp. by legal or official means: I empowered my agent to make the deal for me. The local ordinance empowers the board of health to close unsanitary restaurants.
- to enable or permit: Wealth empowered him to live a comfortable life.
- empower (Thesaurus)