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We found 48 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word permit:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. permit: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. permit, permit: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. permit: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. permit: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. permit: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. permit, permit: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Permit, permit: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. permit: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. permit: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. permit: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. permit: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. permit: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. permit: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. permit (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. permit: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. permit: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Permit (fish), Permit: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. permit: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  19. Permit: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. permit: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. permit: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Permit: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. permit: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. permit: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. permit: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. permit: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. permit: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. permit: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Permit: Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. Permit: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. permit: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  3. permit: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  4. permit: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  5. permit: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  6. Permit: Deardorff's Glossary of International Economics [home, info]
  7. PERMIT: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  8. permit: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  9. permit: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  10. permit: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Permit (fish), permit: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. PERMIT: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. PERMIT: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. permit: Idioms [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Permit: Glossary of Air Pollution Terms [home, info]
  2. PERMIT: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  3. Permit: Construction Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (permit)

noun:  large game fish; found in waters of the West Indies
noun:  the act of giving a formal (usually written) authorization
noun:  a legal document giving official permission to do something
verb:  consent to, give permission ("She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband")
verb:  allow the presence of or allow (an activity) without opposing or prohibiting ("Children are not permitted beyond this point")
verb:  make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen ("This permits the water to rush in")

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