WHO SAID IT: A QUIZ ON PRESIDENTIAL WIT AND WISDOM
Origin of permission
OTHER WORDS FROM permissionper·mis·sioned, adjectiveper·mis·so·ry [per-mis-uh-ree], /pərˈmɪs ə ri/, adjectivenon·per·mis·sion, nounself-per·mis·sion, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH permissionacquiescence, permission
Words nearby permission
Example sentences from the Web for permission
Apple will soon require apps to ask users for permission to collect data on what devices they are using and to let ads follow them around on the internet.Facebook: Apple privacy changes will muck up online ads|Verne Kopytoff|August 26, 2020|Fortune
Like Bitcoin, these services don’t require anyone’s permission to use, and can be accessed around the world.
That’s because when the city wanted to raise the fee higher than its neighbors in 1972, SDG&E asked permission from the California Public Utilities Commission to pass that cost onto ratepayers as a surcharge.
If you’re having to track revisions and control permissions in other software, you’re wasting valuable time.
Crucially, those developers will also need to ask for permission from users to track them across third-party websites and other apps.Ad tech is in denial about Apple’s new app privacy rule|Lara O'Reilly|July 14, 2020|Digiday
The pilot asked air-traffic control for permission to climb from 32,000 to 38,000 feet to avoid the bad weather.
Reprinted by permission of Kingswell/Disney Publishing Worldwide.
Excerpted from Moneyball for Government, published by Disruption Books, and reprinted with permission.
Excerpted with the permission of the publisher, Rowman & Littlefield.
He wrote about their time together for the April 1982 issue of Esquire (and the piece appears here with the author's permission).Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And I have your permission to consider myself as engaged to her?The Small House at Allington|Anthony Trollope
She instantly comprehended his permission and threw herself into her lover's embrace.Monte-Cristo's Daughter|Edmund Flagg
With Father Richeome's and even Bayle's permission, that is not at all the position of the matter.Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary|Voltaire
All they asked for was individual liberty and permission to pray to the God of their choice.The Cathedrals of Northern Spain|Charles Rudy
Hendricks, upon receiving my permission, sprang to one of the two ports in the navigating room and unshuttered it.Vampires of Space|Sewell Peaslee Wright