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Definition 1: the act of giving a formal (usually written) authorization - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for permission in the sense of this definition

(permission is a kind of ...) the act of conferring legality or sanction or formal warrant

(... is a kind of permission ) permission to proceed

"the plane was given clearance to land"

(... is a kind of permission ) formal permission to depart

"he gave me his conge"

(... is a kind of permission ) the act of allowing

"He objected to the allowance of smoking in the dining room"

(... is a kind of permission ) an exemption from some rule or obligation

(... is a kind of permission ) official recognition of the right of individuals to hold dissenting opinions (especially in religion)

Definition 2: approval to do something - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where permission or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he asked permission to leave

(permission is a kind of ...) a message expressing a favorable opinion

"words of approval seldom passed his lips"

(... is a kind of permission ) official permission or approval

"authority for the program was renewed several times"

(... is a kind of permission ) permission to proceed because obstacles have been removed

(... is a kind of permission ) permission to do something

"he indicated his consent"

(... is a kind of permission ) permission to go; the sending away of someone

(... is a kind of permission ) permission to proceed with a project or to take action

"the gave the green light for construction to begin"

(... is a kind of permission ) permission to do something

"she was granted leave to speak"

(... is a kind of permission ) a document indicating permission to do something without restrictions

"the media representatives had special passes"

(... is a kind of permission ) any authorization to pass or go somewhere

"the pass to visit had a strict time limit"

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