Definition of permission :
1. Authority or liberty given to do or forbear any act; especially, a formal permission from the proper authorities to perform certain acts or to carry on a certain business, which without such permission would be illegal; a grant of permission; as, a license to preach, to practice medicine, to sell gunpowder or intoxicating liquors.
2. The act of permitting or allowing; formal consent; authorization; leave; license or liberty granted.
approval (part of speech: noun)
dismissal (part of speech: noun)
leave (part of speech: verb)
corroboration, support, accord, letting, nod, avowal, the go-ahead, OK, encouragement, concurrence, adjustment, visa, imprimatur, guaranty, commendation, acknowledgment, grace, empowering, connivance, acquiescence, legalization, admission, advocacy, indulgence, toleration, green light, assurance, promise, carte blanche, trust, settlement, subscription, verification, recognition, high-sign, concordance, grant, rubber stamp, tolerance, guarantee
authorization (part of speech: noun)
- Nobody's going into it- without our permission. - "The Chestermarke Instinct", J. S. Fletcher.
- " I am going to speak to you now," he continued, " just as though you were my own sister, have I your permission to do so, Philippa?" - "Wife in Name Only", Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay).
- Give me your permission to come and see her. - "Odd", Amy Le Feuvre.