empower (someone) to (do something)

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empower (someone) to (do something)

1. To grant someone the authority to do something. Before my boss left on maternity leave, she empowered me to make important decisions in her absence.
2. To inspire one to be more assertive, proactive, etc., especially in pursuit of a particular goal. Hearing your experiences really empowered me to not compromise on my dreams.
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They assumed that it is the duty of Americans to take the individual responsibility to protect themselves and their families, and then they empowered us to do it.
Ownership has empowered us to be very creative and flexible as to how we structure deals to make this the best tenant property in the market," added Mr.
It has empowered us to find out about this awful condition at a speed that enables us to try to come to terms with what will happen to Daniel.
By providing a real time usage statistics, NetFlow has empowered us to understand corporate in-house application network requirement and bandwidth usage.
This winning partnership empowered us to deliver a system to our employees and customers ahead of schedule, under budget, and with all the required functionality.
said, "Our shareholders have empowered us to work hard and we have succeeded by accomplishing a great deal within the past few years.
This simple principle, coupled with services built on marketing and technology expertise and driven by the wealth of online data, empowered us to customize our clients' e-mail marketing programs according to their needs and take them to the next level of sophistication.
Our alliance with global leaders has also empowered us to diffuse regionally groundbreaking IT solutions that we locally adapt to our customers benefit.
Consumers should take note that the new law not only empowered us to help can the spam, but also to can the spammers as well -- and we'll do that, one spam kingpin at a time if necessary.
Not only is the suite easy to deploy, but it has empowered us to manage all of our Active Directory domains from a single console rather than opening multiple Microsoft Management Consoles, and its reporting functionality has exceeded our expectations," said Kevin Doyle, Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, senior technical support specialist, Affinity Group, Inc.
XIOtech's solution empowered us to greatly improve availability and backup procedures, minimize administrative overhead, optimize server utilization, and reduce costs," Hugos said.
3Com has empowered us to deliver fast, reliable connectivity across our campus for an exceptional low cost of ownership," said Jim Cockburn, dean of student services and chairman of Ranger College's technology committee.
New digital tools have not only empowered us to envision radically different building forms but are also making it possible for us to realize those designs in collaboration with our global building partners.
Blast Prototype has empowered us to physically analyze each design and give feedback to our customers' logic designers, which allows them to improve the quality of their handoff-to-implementation.