permissive society Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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permissive societynoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   mainly disapproving
the ​type of ​society that has ​existed in most of ​Europe, ​Australia, and ​NorthAmerica since the 1960s, in which there is a ​greatamount of ​freedom of ​behaviour, ​especiallysexualfreedom
(Definition of permissive society from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “permissive society”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指性方面)宽容的社会…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指性方面)寬容的社會…
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