Translation of "licence" - English-French dictionary

licence

noun /ˈlaisəns/

a (printed) form giving permission to do something (eg to keep a television set etc, drive a car, sell alcohol etc)

permis
a driving licence.
license verb

to give a licence to or permit

autoriser
licensed adjective

(of a shop, hotel etc) legally allowed to sell alcohol to customers

qui détient une licence (de)
licensed premises.
licensee noun

a person to whom a licence (especially to keep a licensed hotel or public house) has been given.

détenteur/-trice d’une licence/d’un permis
licence is a noun: a licence (not license) to sell alcohol. license is a verb: licensed (not licenced) to drive a goods vehicle.

(Translation of “licence” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)