give+permission+to

  • 1 give permission — index allow (authorize), authorize, bestow, certify (approve), consent, empower, enable …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 give permission — give authority, allow; allow, grant permission, consent …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 3 refuse to give permission — index forbid Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 permission — per‧mis‧sion [pəˈmɪʆn ǁ pər ] noun [countable, uncountable] when someone is officially told that they are allowed to do something: permission to do something • The Board denied the company permission to build the pipeline. • The officer approved …

    Financial and business terms

  • 5 give the nod — (UK) If you give the nod to something, you approve it or give permission to do it …

    The small dictionary of idiomes

  • 6 give someone the green light — give (someone/something) the green light to give permission for someone to do something or for something to happen. They ve just been given the green light to build two new supermarkets in the region. (often + to do something) The local prefect… …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 7 give something the green light — give (someone/something) the green light to give permission for someone to do something or for something to happen. They ve just been given the green light to build two new supermarkets in the region. (often + to do something) The local prefect… …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 8 give the green light — give (someone/something) the green light to give permission for someone to do something or for something to happen. They ve just been given the green light to build two new supermarkets in the region. (often + to do something) The local prefect… …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 9 give smb the green light — give permission to go ahead with a project He has been given the green light to begin work on the new housing plan …

    Idioms and examples

  • 10 Permission — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Permission >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 permission permission leave Sgm: N 1 allowance allowance sufferance Sgm: N 1 tolerance tolerance toleration Sgm: N 1 liberty liberty law license …

    English dictionary for students

  • 11 permission — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ full ▪ special ▪ explicit, express ▪ Staff may not leave early without the express permission of the director. ▪ tacit …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 12 permission — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Consent Nouns 1. permission, leave; allowance, sufferance; tolerance, toleration; freedom, liberty, law, license, concession, grace; indulgence, lenity, leniency; favor, assent, dispensation, exemption,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 13 give way — {v.} 1. To go back; retreat. * /The enemy army is giving way before the cannon fire./ Compare: FALL BACK. 2. To make room, get out of the way. * /The children gave way and let their mother through the door./ Compare: MAKE WAY. 3. To lose control… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 14 give way — {v.} 1. To go back; retreat. * /The enemy army is giving way before the cannon fire./ Compare: FALL BACK. 2. To make room, get out of the way. * /The children gave way and let their mother through the door./ Compare: MAKE WAY. 3. To lose control… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 15 give\ way — v 1. To go back; retreat. The enemy army is giving way before the cannon fire. Compare: fall back 2. To make room, get out of the way. The children gave way and let their mother through the door. Compare: make way 3. To lose control of yourself;… …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 16 give the word — Synonyms and related words: OK, accord, admit, allow, bid, call on, call the signals, call upon, charge, command, commission, consent, declare, decree, dictate, direct, dispense, enjoin, give an order, give leave, give permission, give the go… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 17 give the nod — (UK)    If you give the nod to something, you approve it or give permission to do it.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …

    English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • 18 permission — permission, leave, sufferance denote the sanction which enables one to do something that requires the consent of those in authority. Permission is the ordinary term except in some conventional phrases; it commonly implies the power or authority… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 19 give the go-ahead — give/get/the go ahead phrase to give get permission to do something Rosenthal had been given the go ahead by his doctor to resume training. Thesaurus: to give someone permission to do somethingsynonym Main entry …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 20 Give — (g[i^]v), v. t. [imp. {Gave} (g[=a]v); p. p. {Given} (g[i^]v n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Giving}.] [OE. given, yiven, yeven, AS. gifan, giefan; akin to D. geven, OS. ge[eth]an, OHG. geban, G. geben, Icel. gefa, Sw. gifva, Dan. give, Goth. giban. Cf.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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