verb-transitive: To ascribe or attribute to; credit with.
verb-transitive: To supply with credentials or authority; authorize. See Synonyms at authorize.
verb-transitive: To appoint as an ambassador to a foreign government.
verb-transitive: To attest to and approve as meeting a prescribed standard. See Synonyms at approve.
verb-transitive: To recognize (an institution of learning) as maintaining those standards requisite for its graduates to gain admission to other reputable institutions of higher learning or to achieve credentials for professional practice.
verb-transitive: To believe.
Angliško žodžio naudojimo pavyzdys:
Webster's defines "accredit" to mean, to authorize; certify, to believe in; an attribute.
Hire professional journalists to "accredit" excellent citizen journalism and train citizen journalists.
* Refusing to accredit schools simply because they are for-profit; and
Children's Hospital has been accredited since 1986, the first year Pennsylvania had a process in place to formally review and accredit Trauma Centers.
For example, recently the New York State Forensic Science Commission was asked to accredit a unit of a police lab in duct tape comparison.