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Synonyms for licence
ˈlaɪ sənsli·cence

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  1. license, licencenoun

    excessive freedom; lack of due restraint

    "when liberty becomes license dictatorship is near"- Will Durant; "the intolerable license with which the newspapers break...the rules of decorum"- Edmund Burke

    license, permission, permit

  2. license, licencenoun

    freedom to deviate deliberately from normally applicable rules or practices (especially in behavior or speech)

    license, permission, permit

  3. license, licence, permitverb

    a legal document giving official permission to do something

    license, permission, permit

  4. license, licence, certifyverb

    authorize officially

    "I am licensed to practice law in this state"

    indorse, demonstrate, license, evidence, attest, manifest, certify, endorse

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  1. Dexter Hsu:

    None of them possesses the requisite licence, they will need a licence to stay in this business.

  2. John Sherrington:

    It seems extraordinary that a licence should be sought for a radical new technique affecting future generations without first conducting a clinical trial, there are also serious ethical objections to this procedure which involves the destruction of human embryos as part of the process.

  3. Luka Mucic:

    Such contracts become profitable over time. In the long term, they can definitely become more profitable than our classic licence sales.

  4. De Kerchove:

    It's like driving a car without a licence, you don't have to demonstrate the intention of the driver or where the car is going.

  5. Lord Thomson of Fleet:

    Like having your own licence to print money.

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