Sentence Examples

  • This may not be logical, but long usage has made it permissible or even necessary.
  • Voluntary enlistments in the French army are permissible, within certain limits, at the age of eighteen, and the engages serve for at least three years.
  • He would sometimes regret that it was no longer permissible to leave it in the old Roman fashion.
  • As a rule it is not permissible to erect a building wider than the road, measured from building line to building line.
  • There is a permissible abstraction, and in general they practise this, and although they narrow its range unduly, it is legitimately to be applied to certain characters of thinking.