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permission

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Synonyms and Antonyms of permission

  1. the approval by someone in authority for the doing of something <she asked for permission to have a piece of candy> <the President granted permission for the foreign diplomats to have special quarters> Synonyms allowance, authorization, clearance, concurrence, consent, granting, green light, leave, license (or licence), sanction, sufferance, warrant Related Words imprimatur, seal, signature, stamp; accreditation, certification; liberty, pass; concession, patent, permit; tolerance, toleration; acceptance, acquiescence, agreement, assent, OK (or okay); accord, grant Near Antonyms denial, refusal, rejection, revocation; taboo (also tabu); injunction, veto; deterrence, discouragement, repression, suppression; ban, embargo, exclusion Antonyms interdiction, prohibition, proscription



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