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English definition of “give the green light to sth”

give the green light to sth

to give permission for someone to do something or for something to happen: The council has given the green light to the new shopping centre.Allowing and permitting
(Definition of give the green light to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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