HyperDic: permission

English > 2 senses of the word permission:
NOUNcommunicationpermissionapproval to do something
actpermission, license, permitthe act of giving a formal (usually written) authorization
permission > pronunciation
Soundspermih'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > permission: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaningapproval to do something.
Example"he asked permission to leave"
Narrowerall clearpermission to proceed because obstacles / obstacles have been removed
authority, authorization, authorisation, sanctionofficial permission or approval
consentpermission to do something
dismissalpermission to go
green lightpermission to proceed with a project or to take action
leavepermission to do something
pass, passportAny authorization to pass or go somewhere
pass, laissez passerA document indicating permission to do something without restrictions
Broaderapproval, commendationA message expressing a favorable opinion
Spanishpermiso
Catalanpermís
English > permission: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of giving a formal (usually written) authorization.
Synonymslicense, permit
NarrowerallowanceThe act of allowing
clearancepermission to proceed
conge, congeeformal permission to depart
dispensationAn exemption from some rule or obligation
tolerationofficial recognition of the right of individuals to hold dissenting opinions (especially in religion)
Broaderauthorization, authorisation, empowermentThe act of conferring legality or sanction or formal warrant
Spanishlicencia, permiso
Catalanautorització, llicència, permís
Verbspermitconsent to, give permission

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