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green light

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of green light

  1. the approval by someone in authority for the doing of something we were given the green light to use the town commons for our fund-raiser Synonyms allowance, authorization, clearance, concurrence, consent, granting, permission, leave, license (or licence), sanction, sufferance, warrantRelated Words imprimatur, seal, signature, stamp; accreditation, certification; liberty, pass; concession, patent, permit; tolerance, toleration; acceptance, acquiescence, agreement, assent, OK (or okay); accord, grantNear Antonyms denial, refusal, rejection, revocation; taboo (also tabu); injunction, veto; deterrence, discouragement, repression, suppression; ban, embargo, exclusionAntonyms interdiction, prohibition, proscription


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