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permitting

noun

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permitting

verb
present participle of permit

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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
  • the college permits way too much drinking, in my opinion

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“Permitting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/permitting. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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