unauthorized use

unauthorized use
Using an automobile without permission of the owner.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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  • unauthorized — I adjective disallowed, forbidden, inappropriate, incorrect, illegal, illegitimate, improper, prohibited, proscribed, unaccredited, unaffirmed, unapproved, uncertified, unchartered, uncommanded, uncommissioned, unconstitutional, undue,… …   Law dictionary

  • unauthorized — UK US (UK also unauthorised) /ʌnˈɔːθəraɪzd/ adjective ► not officially allowed: »He concealed huge losses made from unauthorized trading on Asian futures markets. »Unauthorized entry into the United States is illegal, but being in the country… …   Financial and business terms

  • unauthorized — That which is done without authority, as a signature or indorsement made without actual, implied or apparent authority and this includes a forgery. U.C.C. No. 1 201(43) @ unauthorized use The criminal offense of use of a motor vehicle without… …   Black's law dictionary

  • unauthorized — [[t]ʌ̱nɔ͟ːθəraɪzd[/t]] ADJ If something is unauthorized, it has been produced or is happening without official permission. ...a new unauthorized biography of the Russian President. ...the unauthorized use of a military vehicle... It has also been …   English dictionary

  • use — verb To make use of; to convert to one s service; to employ; to avail oneself of; to utilize; to carry out a purpose or action by means of; to put into action or service, especially to attain an end. State v. Howard, 221 Kan. 51, 557 P.2d 1280,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • unauthorized — un|au|tho|rized also unauthorised BrE [ʌnˈo:θəraızd US ˈo: ] adj without official approval or permission ▪ the unauthorized use of government funds ▪ Unauthorized personnel are not allowed on the premises …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • use — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 using; being used ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, extensive, great, heavy, liberal ▪ full, maximum ▪ He made …   Collocations dictionary

  • Use of force by states — The use of force by states is controlled by both customary international law and by treaty law. The UN Charter reads in article 2(4):All members shall refrain in their international relations from the threat or use of force against the… …   Wikipedia

  • Unauthorized Insurance — A phony plan that claims to provide financial protection against unforeseen and potentially catastrophic events. Unauthorized insurance is a scam that some unscrupulous individuals posing as insurance agents use to collect premiums from unwitting …   Investment dictionary

  • unauthorized — adj. Unauthorized is used with these nouns: ↑absence, ↑access, ↑biography, ↑copy, ↑entry, ↑overdraft, ↑use, ↑user, ↑version …   Collocations dictionary

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