Definition of permit:
- A large pompano ( Trachinotus goodei) of the West Indies, Florida, etc. It becomes about three feet long.
- 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.
- The round pompano. ( T. falcatus).
- To consent to; to allow or suffer to be done; to tolerate; to put up with.
- To give over; to resign; to leave; to commit.
- To grant ( one) express license or liberty to do an act; to authorize; to give leave; - followed by an infinitive.
- To grant permission; to allow.
- Warrant; license; leave; permission; specifically, a written license or permission given to a person or persons having authority; as, a permit to land goods subject to duty.
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- authorize (part of speech: verb)
- approve (part of speech: verb)
- dismiss (part of speech: verb)
- enable (part of speech: verb)
- permit (part of speech: verb)
- "The Awakening and Selected Short Stories", Kate Chopin.
- "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
- "Louise de la Valliere", Alexandre Dumas, Pere.