Permission

  • 1 permission — [ pɛrmisjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1404; par la Dieu permission « par la volonté de Dieu » 1180; lat. permissio 1 ♦ Action de permettre; son résultat. ⇒ autorisation. Demander, obtenir, donner la permission de faire qqch. ⇒ acquiescement, consentement. Agir… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 permission — per‧mis‧sion [pəˈmɪʆn ǁ pər ] noun [countable, uncountable] when someone is officially told that they are allowed to do something: permission to do something • The Board denied the company permission to build the pipeline. • The officer approved …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 permission — Permission. s. f. Pouvoir, liberté, licence de faire, de dire &c. Il a une permission du Roy pour telle chose. il faut avoir, il faut obtenir la permission de l Evesque, cela ne se peut sans permission. on luy a donné permission de.... le Roy luy …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 4 permission — I noun acquiescence, allowance, approval, assent, authority, authorization, blessing, concurrence, consent, copia, countenance, facultas, formal consent, full authority, grace, leave, license, potestas, sanction, tolerance, visa associated… …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 Permission — may be: * Permission (philosophy), ethical conceptLaw: * Planning permission, British property status * Intellectual property: ** Historical Permission Notice and Disclaimer ** Permission cultureCreative works: * La Permission , novel *… …

    Wikipedia

  • 6 permission — permission, leave, sufferance denote the sanction which enables one to do something that requires the consent of those in authority. Permission is the ordinary term except in some conventional phrases; it commonly implies the power or authority… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 Permission — Per*mis sion, n. [L. permissio: cf. F. permission. See {Permit}.] The act of permitting or allowing; formal consent; authorization; leave; license or liberty granted. [1913 Webster] High permission of all ruling Heaven. Milton. [1913 Webster] You …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 permission — et congé, Permissus, huius permissus, Permissio, Concessus, huius concessus. Permission de dire ou de faire ce qu on veut, sans en estre reprins ne puni, Licentia. Permission et puissance de pouvoir user des chevaux destinez aux postes publiques …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 9 permission — [pər mish′ən] n. [ME < MFr < L permissio < pp. of permittere] the act of permitting; esp., formal consent; leave; license [permission to go] …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 Permission — Permission,die:⇨Erlaubnis(1) …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 11 permission — (n.) early 15c., from L. permissionem (nom. permissio), noun of action from pp. stem of permittere (see PERMIT (Cf. permit) (v.)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 permission — [n] authorization, consent acceptance, acknowledgment, acquiescence, admission, agreement, allowance, approbation, approval, assent, avowal, canonization, carte blanche*, concession, concurrence, condonance, condonation, dispensation, empowerment …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 permission — ► NOUN ▪ authorization; consent …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 PERMISSION — n. f. Autorisation qui donne le pouvoir, la liberté de faire, de dire, etc. Demander, solliciter la permission de faire une chose. Cela ne se peut sans permission. On lui a donné, on lui a accordé la permission de s’absenter, permission de… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 15 PERMISSION — s. f. Autorisation qui donne le pouvoir, la liberté de faire, de dire, etc. Demander, solliciter la permission de faire une chose. Cela ne se peut sans permission. On lui a donné, on lui a accordé la permission de s absenter, permission de s… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 16 permission — per|mis|sion W3S2 [pəˈmıʃən US pər ] n [U] when someone is officially allowed to do something ▪ You must ask permission before taking any photographs inside the church. ▪ They didn t have permission to cross the frontier. ▪ Who gave him… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 permission — (pèr mi sion ; en vers, de quatre syllabes) s. f. 1°   Autorisation de dire, de faire. •   Ce cavalier [la tragédie de Clitandre] n eût jamais osé vous aller entretenir de ma part, si votre permission ne l en eût autorisé et comme assuré que vous …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 18 permission — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ full ▪ special ▪ explicit, express ▪ Staff may not leave early without the express permission of the director. ▪ tacit …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 19 permission */*/ — UK [pə(r)ˈmɪʃ(ə)n] / US [pərˈmɪʃ(ə)n] noun [uncountable] Ways of asking and giving permission: Can I...? → the most usual and general way of asking permission May I...? → a more formal and polite way of asking permission Would it be all right… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 Permission — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Permission >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 permission permission leave Sgm: N 1 allowance allowance sufferance Sgm: N 1 tolerance tolerance toleration Sgm: N 1 liberty liberty law license …

    English dictionary for students


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