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Definition of the verb accredit
What does accredit mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: accredited | accrediting | accredits
- grant credentials to
- provide or send (envoys or embassadors) with official credentials
- ascribe an achievement to
Alternative definition of the verb accredit
- [transitive] To put or bring into credit; to invest with credit or authority; to sanction.
- [transitive] To send with letters credential, as an ambassador, envoy, or diplomatic agent; to authorize, as a messenger or delegate.
- [transitive] To believe; to credit; to put trust in.
- [transitive] To credit; to vouch for or consider (some one) as doing something, or (something) as belonging to some one
Specialised definition of the verb accredit
Glossary of sports
to officially recognise a person or organisation as having met a standard or criterion (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)
Phrases with accredit
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Solving Crimes in a Contemporary Society by Dennis Potter, Kevin B. Kinnee
Simply put, to accredit means to recognize or vouch for an agency or institution as conforming to a body of standards related to a specific discipline or profession —in this instance law enforcement. The Commission On Accreditation For Law ...
by Orr, James
“wonders” are not merely “seeming”; the genitive pseu ́dous is not intended to take them out of the category of the supernatural, but simply means that what they are intended to accredit is a lie, namely, the Divine dignity of “the lawless one.
The New Practice of Federal Cyber Security by Stephen D. Gantz, Daniel R. Philpott
The decision to accredit is a formal declaration that the system as implemented has sufficient security protection in place to bring the risk associated with the system within acceptable levels and is authorized to operate. Document Mission ...
by Rob Canton, David Hancock
The CSAP«s main remit is to accredit offender treatment programmes toreduce reoffending, against criteria based on awhat works« principles (derived from international research on the kinds of interventions that appear effective in reducing ...
by Oxford Dictionaries,
accredit verb ( accredits, accrediting ...
by Arthur English
ACCORD 10 ACCREDIT Accord and satisfaction. See SATISFACTION, ACCORD AND. Accordant. Agreeing. According. In accordance with, in agreement with. According to law. As the law would cause or compel a thing to be done.
The Dimwit's Dictionary (2002)
5,000 Overused Words and Phrases and Alternatives to Them by Robert Hartwell Fiske
accredit to; ascribe to; assign to; associate to; attribute to; blame on; charge to; connect with; ...
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- Accredit Meaning
Video shows what accredit means. To ascribe; attribute; credit with.. To put or bring into credit; to invest with credit or authority; to sanction.. To send with letters ...
- Accredit with Meaning
Video shows what accredit with means. To attribute (something) to.. Accredit with Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say accredit ...
Scrabble value of A1C3C3R1E1D2I1T1
The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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