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Synonyms for permissivenessper·mis·sive·ness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. permissiveness, tolerancenoun

    a disposition to allow freedom of choice and behavior

    Synonyms:
    leeway, allowance, tolerance, margin

    Antonyms:
    unpermissiveness, restrictiveness

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  1. List of paraphrases for "permissiveness":

    laxity, toleration

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How to use permissiveness in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

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