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permission

per·mis·sion

permission

 
 
pronunciation:
pr mI shn
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of permitting.
synonyms:
authorization
antonyms:
prohibition
similar words:
allowance, allowing, approval
definition 2: consent or authorization to do something.
synonyms:
authorization, consent, sanction
antonyms:
prohibition
similar words:
allowance, approval, assent, go-ahead, green light, leave, license, permit
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