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permissivism

[ per-mis-uh-viz-uhm ]
/ pərˈmɪs əˌvɪz əm /
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noun
lenience toward or indulgence of a wide variety of social behavior.
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Origin of permissivism

First recorded in 1965–70; permissive + -ism

OTHER WORDS FROM permissivism

per·mis·siv·ist, noun
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