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Synonyms for permissible
pərˈmɪs ə bəlper·mis·si·ble

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  1. permissibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    allowable

  2. permissibleadjective

    permitted.

    Synonyms:
    allowable

Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 1 vote

  1. permissible, allowableadjective

    that may be permitted especially as according to rule

    "permissible behavior in school"; "a permissible tax deduction"

    Synonyms:
    allowable

    Antonyms:
    unmentionable, verboten, out(p), impermissible, forbidden, proscribed, taboo, inadmissible, untouchable, tabu, prohibited

  2. permissibleadjective

    that may be accepted or conceded

    "a kind of speculation that was permissible in cosmology but inadmissible in medicine"

    Synonyms:
    allowable

    Antonyms:
    impermissible, forbidden, out(p), unmentionable, untouchable, tabu, taboo, verboten, proscribed, prohibited, inadmissible

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. permissibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    allowable, admissible, lawful, legal, legitimate, proper

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How to use permissible in a sentence?

  1. Lewis Lapham:

    Under the rules of a society that cannot distinguish between profit and profiteering, between money defined as necessity and money defined as luxury, murder is occasionally obligatory and always permissible.

  2. Austin O'Malley:

    Those that think it permissible to tell white lies soon grow color blind.

  3. Chris Edelson:

    We’ve watched the crisis in Ukraine unfold over several months. There’s plenty of time for the president to coordinate with Congress, we live in a constitutional system where no one branch has complete power. It’s not constitutionally permissible for the president to have a monopoly over these decisions.

  4. Michael Levin:

    There are situations in which torture is not merely permissible but morally mandatory.

  5. Mick McHale:

    You attack a police officer, you harm, injure and kill a law enforcement officer, you should be held accountable to the highest level permissible by law.


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