Permission

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Permission->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ permission
permission
leave
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ allowance
allowance
sufferance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ tolerance
tolerance
toleration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ liberty
liberty
law
license
concession
grace
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ indulgence
indulgence
&c.(lenity) 740
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ favor
favor
dispensation
exemption
release
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ connivance
connivance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ vouchsafement
vouchsafement
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ authorization
authorization
warranty
accordance
admission
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ permit
permit
warrant
brevet
precept
sanction
authority
firman
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ hukm
hukm
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ pass
pass
passport
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ furlough
furlough
license
carte blanche
ticket of leave
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ grant
grant
charter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ patent
patent
PARAG:Permission->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ permit
permit
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ give permission
give permission
&c.->N.
give power
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ let
let
allow
admit
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ suffer
suffer
bear with
tolerate
recognize
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ concede
concede
&c. 762
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ accord
accord
vouchsafe
favor
humor
gratify
indulge
stretch a point
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ wink at
wink at
connive at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ shut one's eyes to
shut one's eyes to
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ grant
grant
empower
charter
enfranchise
privilege
confer a privilege
license
authorize
warrant
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ sanction
sanction
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ intrust
intrust
&c.(commission) 755
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ give carte blanche
give carte blanche
give the reins to
give scope to
&c.(freedom) 748
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ leave alone
leave alone
leave it to one
leave the door open
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ open the door to
open the door to
open the flood gates
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ give a loose to
give a loose to
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ let off
let off
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ absolve
absolve
&c.(acquit) 970
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ release
release
exonerate
dispense with
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ ask permission
ask permission
beg permission
request permission
ask leave
beg leave
request leave
PARAG:Permission->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ permitting
permitting
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ permissive
permissive
indulgent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ permitted
permitted
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ patent
patent
chartered
permissible
allowable
lawful
legitimate
legal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ legalized
legalized
&c.(law) 963
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ licit
licit
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unforbid
unforbid
unforbidden
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unconditional
unconditional
PARAG:Permission->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ by leave
by leave
with leave
on leave
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ speciali gratia
speciali gratia
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ under favor of
under favor of
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ pace
pace
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ ad libitum
ad libitum
&c.(freely) 748
=>(at will)
???>600
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ by all means
by all means
&c.(willingly) 602
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ yes
yes
&c.(assent) 488

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • permission — [ pɛrmisjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1404; par la Dieu permission « par la volonté de Dieu » 1180; lat. permissio 1 ♦ Action de permettre; son résultat. ⇒ autorisation. Demander, obtenir, donner la permission de faire qqch. ⇒ acquiescement, consentement. Agir… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • permission — per‧mis‧sion [pəˈmɪʆn ǁ pər ] noun [countable, uncountable] when someone is officially told that they are allowed to do something: permission to do something • The Board denied the company permission to build the pipeline. • The officer approved …   Financial and business terms

  • permission — Permission. s. f. Pouvoir, liberté, licence de faire, de dire &c. Il a une permission du Roy pour telle chose. il faut avoir, il faut obtenir la permission de l Evesque, cela ne se peut sans permission. on luy a donné permission de.... le Roy luy …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • permission — I noun acquiescence, allowance, approval, assent, authority, authorization, blessing, concurrence, consent, copia, countenance, facultas, formal consent, full authority, grace, leave, license, potestas, sanction, tolerance, visa associated… …   Law dictionary

  • Permission — may be: * Permission (philosophy), ethical conceptLaw: * Planning permission, British property status * Intellectual property: ** Historical Permission Notice and Disclaimer ** Permission cultureCreative works: * La Permission , novel *… …   Wikipedia

  • permission — permission, leave, sufferance denote the sanction which enables one to do something that requires the consent of those in authority. Permission is the ordinary term except in some conventional phrases; it commonly implies the power or authority… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Permission — Per*mis sion, n. [L. permissio: cf. F. permission. See {Permit}.] The act of permitting or allowing; formal consent; authorization; leave; license or liberty granted. [1913 Webster] High permission of all ruling Heaven. Milton. [1913 Webster] You …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • permission — et congé, Permissus, huius permissus, Permissio, Concessus, huius concessus. Permission de dire ou de faire ce qu on veut, sans en estre reprins ne puni, Licentia. Permission et puissance de pouvoir user des chevaux destinez aux postes publiques …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • permission — [pər mish′ən] n. [ME < MFr < L permissio < pp. of permittere] the act of permitting; esp., formal consent; leave; license [permission to go] …   English World dictionary

  • Permission — Permission,die:⇨Erlaubnis(1) …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • permission — (n.) early 15c., from L. permissionem (nom. permissio), noun of action from pp. stem of permittere (see PERMIT (Cf. permit) (v.)) …   Etymology dictionary

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