WordNet-Online
Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint: double-click any word to get it searched!

Google
 

permission

 
Noun permission has 2 senses
  1. permission - approval to do something; "he asked permission to leave"
    --1 is a kind of
    approval, commendation
    --1 has particulars:
     authority, authorization, authorisation, sanction; all clear; consent; dismissal; green light; leave; pass, laissez passer; pass, passport
  2. license, permission, permit - the act of giving a formal (usually written) authorization
    --2 is a kind of authorization, authorisation, empowerment
    --2 has particulars: clearance; conge; allowance; dispensation; toleration
    Derived form: verb permit1
WordNet-Online
Home | Free dictionary software | Copyright notice | Contact us | Network & desktop search | Search My Network | LAN Find | Reminder software | Software downloads | WordNet dictionary | Automotive thesaurus