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permit

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1 to give permission for or to approve of
  • The school won't permit such an activity on its grounds.
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stand for

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2 to give permission to
  • You are not permitted to swim at the town pond without a season pass.
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3 to make able or possible
  • We'll have our picnic on Thursday, weather permitting.
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4 to fail to prevent (some behavior on someone's part) especially from neglect or indifference
  • They permitted the children to stay up much too late.
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put up with

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