Synonyms of permissive


1. permissive (vs. preventive), bailable

usage: not preventive

2. permissive (vs. unpermissive), indulgent, lenient, soft

usage: granting or inclined or able to grant permission; not strict in discipline; "direct primary legislation is largely permissive rather than prescriptive"; "permissive parents"

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Definition and meaning of permissive (Dictionary)