Thesaurus

permissiveness

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of permissiveness

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about permissiveness

Cite this Entry

“Permissiveness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/permissiveness. Accessed 27 May. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on permissiveness

Spanish Central: Translation of permissiveness

Britannica English: Translation of permissiveness for Arabic Speakers

Comments on permissiveness

What made you want to look up permissiveness? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Obscure Shapes

  • a pile of three dimensional shapes in green
  • Something that is ooid is shaped like:
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!