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Definitions of authoritative:
  • adjective:   sanctioned by established authority
    Example: "An authoritative communique"
  • adjective:   having authority or ascendancy or influence
    Example: "The captain's authoritative manner"
  • adjective:   of recognized authority or excellence

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