Permission is defined as giving consent or authority or allowing someone to do something.(noun)
An example of permission is when you are told that you are allowed to go to a party.
See permission in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < MFr < L permissio < pp. of permittere
See permission in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin permissiō, permissiōn-
Origin: , from permissus
Origin: , past participle of permittere, to permit; see permit.
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