empower 1. tr. Make a disadvantaged individual or social group powerful or strong. 2. tr. Give someone authority, influence, or knowledge to do something. (in Diccionario de la Real Academia de la lengua Española, 2022)

empower 1. [often passive] (formal) to give somebody the power or authority to do something. 2. empower somebody (to do something) to give somebody more control over their own life or the situation they are in. (in Oxford Learners Dictionaries, 2023)