English dictionary definition of:



  • the act of giving a formal (usually written) authorization
  • large game fish; found in waters of the West Indies
  • a legal document giving official permission to do something


  • consent to, give permission
  • allow the presence of or allow (an activity) without opposing or prohibiting
  • make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen


allow countenance let licence British English spelling license American English spelling permission tolerate

Scrabble score for permits

Scrabble score = 11

generated at 21:10:30 on 29-01-20

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