Definition of Empower
(transitive) To give permission, power, or the legal right to do something. | (transitive) To give someone more confidence and/or strength to do something, often by enabling them to increase their control over their own life or situation.
How to use Empower in Sentences?
- 1. Moreover, the state government, as we have seen, could empower its own agents to borrow money for a purpose which it had authorized and obligate the city to pay it. 🔊
- 2. All bishops and archbishops were commanded to visit personally once or twice a year, or to empower their archdeacons or other clerics to visit, every parish in which heresy was thought to exist. 🔊