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Another word for permission

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Noun
  1. The approving of an action, especially when done by one in authority

    See also:

    allow

Another word for permission

Noun
      1. The green-colored light that signals traffic to proceed.
      2. Permission to proceed.
      1. A prearranged signal intended to warn or inform:
      1. A piece of rubber affixed to a handle and bearing raised characters used to make ink impressions, as of names or dates.
      2. A person or body that gives perfunctory approval or endorsement of a policy without assessing its merit.
      3. A perfunctory approval or endorsement.
      1. To lower and raise the head quickly, as in agreement or acknowledgment.
      2. To let the head fall forward when sleepy.
      3. To be careless or momentarily inattentive as if sleepy; lapse:
      1. A purchase made by signed order, as for a periodical for a specified period of time or for a series of performances.
      2. An agreement to receive or be given access to electronic texts or services, especially over the Internet.
      3. Acceptance, as of articles of faith, demonstrated by the signing of one's name.
      1. To give or grant, especially as being due or appropriate:
      2. To cause to conform or agree; bring into harmony.
      3. To be in agreement, unity, or harmony.
      1. The act or process of settling:
      2. The settling or establishment of a person or a group of people, as in a new region or in a business.
      3. A newly colonized region.
      1. The act of adjusting or the state of being adjusted.
      2. A means of adjusting.
      3. Settlement of a debt or claim.
      1. The act of conceding.
      2. Something, such as a point previously claimed in argument, that is later conceded.
      3. An acknowledgment or admission.
      1. The act of conniving.
      2. Cooperation in the commission of an illegal or wrongful act.
      1. Firm belief in the integrity, ability, or character of a person or thing; confidence or reliance:
      2. The condition and resulting obligation of having confidence placed in one:
      3. One in which confidence is placed.
      1. The action or an instance of indulging:
      2. The state of being indulgent; tolerance:
      3. Something indulged in:
      1. To allow or consent to the fulfillment of (something requested):
      2. To give or confer officially or formally:
      3. To transfer (property) by a deed.
      1. The process of making something legal, the process to legalize, decriminalization.
      1. A statement or indication that inspires confidence; a guarantee or pledge:
      2. Freedom from doubt; certainty about something:
      3. Self-confidence:
      1. Agreement; concord.
      2. An alphabetical index of all the words in a text or corpus of texts, showing every contextual occurrence of a word:
      3. The presence of a given trait in both members of a pair of twins.
      1. The act of affirming or the state of being affirmed; assertion.
      2. Something declared to be true; a positive statement or judgment.
      3. The assertion that the testimony one gives is true and equivalent to that which would be given while under oath.
      1. The act of endorsing.
      2. The signature on a check, contract, instrument, or other document endorsing it.
      3. Approbation; sanction; support:
      1. The act of confirming.
      2. Something that confirms; verification.
      3. A Christian rite admitting a baptized person to full membership in a church.
      1. The act of dispensing.
      2. Something dispensed.
      3. A specific arrangement or system by which something is dispensed.
      1. Authoritative permission or approval that makes a course of action valid.
      2. Support or encouragement, as from public opinion or established custom.
      3. A consideration, influence, or principle that dictates an ethical choice.
      1. The power to enforce laws, exact obedience, command, determine, or judge.
      2. One that is invested with this power, especially a government or body of government officials:
      3. Power assigned to another; authorization:
      1. Seemingly effortless beauty or charm of movement, form, or proportion.
      2. A characteristic or quality pleasing for its charm or refinement.
      3. A sense of fitness or propriety.
      1. Affirmation or approval; adoption of an action that was done on one’s behalf and treating that action as if it had been authorized by that person before the fact of it having been done. By ratifying an act or action, a person becomes responsible for the consequences of that act or action. Ratification by a two-thirds vote of Congress is needed to propose a constitutional amendment, which must then be ratified by three fourths of the states for it to take effect. Affirmation or approval; adoption of an action that was done on one’s behalf and treating that action as if it had been authorized by that person before the fact of it having been done. By ratifying an act or action, a person becomes responsible for the consequences of that act or action. Ratification by a two-thirds vote of Congress is needed to propose a constitutional amendment, which must then be ratified by three fourths of the states for it to take effect.
      1. The act of encouraging.
      2. The state of being encouraged.
      3. One that encourages.
      1. The act of commending.
      2. Something, especially an official award or citation, that commends.
      1. Unrestricted power to act at one's own discretion; unconditional authority:
      1. The act of pleading or arguing in favor of something, such as a cause, idea, or policy; active support.
      1. An official authorization appended to a passport, permitting entry into and travel within a particular country or region.
      2. To endorse or ratify (a passport).
      3. To give a visa to.
      1. A judicial writ authorizing the search or seizure of property, arrest of a person, or the execution of a legal judgment.
      2. A voucher authorizing payment or receipt of money.
      3. An option to buy stock at a specified price from an issuing company.
      1. A promise to be answerable for the debt or obligation of another in the event of nonpayment or nonperformance.
      2. Something given as security for the execution, completion, or existence of something else.
      3. The act of providing such security.
      1. Something that assures a particular outcome or condition:
      2. A promise or assurance, especially one given in writing, that attests to the quality or durability of a product or service.
      3. A pledge that something will be performed in a specified manner.
      1. The act of corroborating, strengthening, or confirming; addition of strength; confirmation; as, the corroboration of an argument, or of information.
      2. That which corroborates.
      1. To bear the weight of, especially from below; keep from falling, sinking, or slipping:
      2. To bear or hold up (an amount of weight):
      3. To keep from weakening or failing; give confidence or comfort to:
      1. A frank admission or acknowledgment.
      1. A declaration assuring that one will or will not do something; a vow.
      2. Something promised.
      3. Indication of something favorable to come; expectation:
      1. Agreement in opinion.
      2. Cooperation, as of agents, circumstances, or events.
      3. Simultaneous occurrence; coincidence.
      1. The act of recognizing or condition of being recognized.
      2. An awareness that something perceived has been perceived before.
      3. An acceptance as true or valid, as of a claim:
      1. The act of verifying or the state of being verified.
      2. A sworn statement attesting to the truth of the facts in a document.
      3. A sworn statement attesting that a pleading is true to the best of one's knowledge.
      1. The act of admitting or allowing to enter:
      2. The right to enter or be accepted:
      3. The price required or paid for entering; an entrance fee.
      1. The act of admitting the existence or truth of something:
      2. Recognition or notice:
      3. An expression of thanks or appreciation:
      1. The act or an instance of approving.
      2. An official approbation; a sanction.
      3. Favorable regard; commendation.
      1. Official approval or license to print or publish, especially as granted by a censor or an ecclesiastical authority.
      2. Official approval; sanction:
      3. A mark of official approval:
      1. The act of authorizing.
      2. Something that authorizes; a sanction.
      1. Tolerance with respect to the actions and beliefs of others.
      2. Official recognition of the rights of individuals and groups to hold dissenting opinions, especially on religion.
      1. The capacity for or the practice of recognizing and respecting the beliefs or practices of others.
      2. Leeway for variation from a standard.
      3. The permissible deviation from a specified value of a structural dimension, often expressed as a percent.
      1. The power to enforce laws, exact obedience, command, determine, or judge.
      2. One that is invested with this power, especially a government or body of government officials:
      3. Power assigned to another; authorization:
      1. The act of allowing.
      2. An amount that is allowed or granted:
      3. Something, such as money, given at regular intervals or for a specific purpose:
      1. To allow the doing of (something); consent to:
      2. To grant consent or leave to (someone); authorize:
      3. To afford opportunity or possibility for:
      1. Official or legal permission to engage in a regulated activity:
      2. A document, card, plate, or tag that is issued as proof of official or legal permission:
      3. A contract allowing someone to use a proprietary product or service:
      1. The act of agreeing:
      2. Harmony of opinion; accord:
      3. An arrangement between parties, usually resulting from a discussion, regarding a course of action.
      1. An expression of warm approval; praise.
      2. Official approval.
      1. Present participle of let.
      2. (UK) The rental of an apartment
      3. (US, dated) The award of a public contract
      1. The act or process of accepting.
      2. The state of being accepted or acceptable.
      3. Favorable reception; approval.
      1. Passive assent or agreement without protest.
      2. The state of being acquiescent.
      1. To express agreement or acceptance, as of a proposal.
      2. Agreement; concurrence:
      3. Acquiescence; consent:
      1. To give assent, as to the proposal of another; agree:
      2. To be of the same mind or opinion.
      3. Acceptance or approval of what is planned or done by another; acquiescence.
      1. The condition of being free from confinement, servitude, or forced labor.
      2. The condition of being free from oppressive restriction or control by a government or other power.
      3. A right to engage in certain actions without control or interference by a government or other power:
      1. To go out of or away from:
      2. To go without taking or removing:
      3. To omit or exclude: