Meaning of “permission” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ U ] us uk /pəˈmɪʃən/

B1 If you give someone permission to do something, you allow them to do it:

She gave him permission without asking any questions.
[ + to do sth ] He has permission to stay in the country for one more year.
They even have to ask for permission before they go to the toilet.
He took the car without permission.

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(Definition of “permission” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)