Pronunciation of Permit
/pˈɜːmɪt/, /pˈɜːmɪt/, /p_ˈɜː_m_ɪ_t/
Antonyms for permit:
Synonyms for permit:
receive, stand for.
Other synonyms and related words:
concession, permission, wink at, imprimatur, get, bear, Trachinotus Falcatus, safe-conduct, brook, countenance, building permit, abide, card, clear, give, licence, approbation, authority, have, mandate, take into account, agree to, seal, endorsement, green light, provide, receive, admit, lease, approval, charter, afford, authorization, give up, appropriate, allowance, grant, qualify, pass, stand, digest, rent, earmark, go, endure, encourage, ticket, carry, yield, leave, visa, support, allow for, provide for, passport, unlock, franchise, reserve, suffer, stomach.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
pass, building permit, card, working papers.
allow, passport, privilege, licence, license, allowance, permission, countenance, visa, green light, let, leave, consent, warrant, concession, franchise, Trachinotus Falcatus, safe-conduct, grant, pass, charter, sanction.
Usage examples for permit:
- He might gaze on it in secret with such pleasure as his self- accusings would permit. - "That Boy Of Norcott's", Charles James Lever.
- Presently, near the end, came Henrietta, as fast as the people would permit. - "Concerning Sally", William John Hopkins.
- But kindly condescend to permit me to reply, in so far as I am able, and to write some verses for you on a second occasion. - "Plays A Protégée of the Mistress; Poverty Is No Crime; Sin and Sorrow Are Common to All; It's a Family Affair--We'll Settle It Ourselves", Alexander Ostrovsky.