Definition of 'permission'
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You will not contact your client until I give you permission. INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)Clearly, David had been given permission to approach Aubrey -- to warn him. THE LAST RAVEN (2002)It's a wonder he dared move out of his room without her permission. WEEKEND FOR MURDER (2002)
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Translations for 'permission'
British English: permission /pəˈmɪʃən/ NOUN
If you give someone permissionto do something, you tell them that they can do it.
He asked permission to leave the room.
- American English: permission
- Arabic: إِذْنٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: permissão
- Chinese: 许可
- Croatian: dozvola
- Czech: souhlas
- Danish: tilladelse
- Dutch: toestemming
- European Spanish: permiso autorización
- Finnish: lupa
- French: permission
- German: Erlaubnis
- Greek: συγκατάθεση
- Italian: permesso
- Japanese: 許可
- Korean: 허락
- Norwegian: tillatelse
- Polish: pozwolenie zgoda
- European Portuguese: autorização
- Romanian: permisiune
- Russian: разрешение
- Spanish: permiso autorización
- Swedish: tillstånd
- Thai: การอนุญาต
- Turkish: izin birine bir şey yapmak için verilen
- Ukrainian: дозвіл
- Vietnamese: sự cho phép
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