- The definition of permissible is something allowed or permitted.
When a behavior is allowed, it is an example of a permissible behavior.
permissible definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English ; from Middle French ; from Midieval Latin permissibilis ; from Classical Latin permissus, past participle of permittere
permissible definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- per·misˌsi·bilˈi·ty, per·misˈsi·ble·ness noun
- per·misˈsi·bly adverb