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Princeton's WordNet

  1. permissiveness, tolerance(noun)

    a disposition to allow freedom of choice and behavior

    Synonyms:
    leeway, allowance, tolerance, margin

    Antonyms:
    unpermissiveness, restrictiveness

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    laxity, toleration

How to pronounce permissiveness?

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How to use permissiveness in a sentence?

  1. Thomas Szasz:

    Permissiveness is the principle of treating children as if they were adults; and the tactic of making sure they never reach that stage.

  2. H Hahn Blavatsky:

    Permissiveness is the principle of treating children as if they were adults and the tactic of making sure they never reach that stage.


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