What is permission?

  • (noun): Approval to do something.
    Example: "He asked permission to leave"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on permission:

Canonical Erection Of A Monastery - Permissions Required
... In addition, the permission of the Holy See is required for establishing a monastery of nuns ... Other women religious do not need permission from the Holy See to establish a new house ... Accordingly, the required permission cannot be given by a vicar-general or a diocesan administrator ...
Lynemouth Power Station - Windfarms
... Permission was granted for the turbines in February 2008 ... ScottishPower Renewables also have permission to build 13 wind turbines near the aluminium smelter ... They were initially refused planning permission, which they submitted in November 2006 ...
Permission Slip
... A permission slip in the United States is a form that a school or other organization sends home with a student to a parent in which the parent provides authorization for minor ... Permission slips are required by law in many places in order for an organization to be allowed to take a student on a trip ... Information that may be found on a permission slip may include the student's name, the location where the field trip will occur, and emergency contact info ...
Canonical Faculties - Classification
... vows, in irregularities relating to the reception of orders, in matrimonial impediments permission or licence is given to do something which would be otherwise ...
Strauss V. Horton - Involved Parties - Intervenors
... ProtectMarriage.com, the sponsors of Proposition 8, asked for permission to intervene in the cases ... On November 19, 2008, the Court granted permission for them to do so ... religious organization, also asked the court for permission to become an official party to all three cases ...

More definitions of "permission":

  • (noun): The act of giving a formal (usually written) authorization.
    Synonyms: license, permit

Famous quotes containing the word permission:

    Misfortune is never invited. And it comes and sits at the table without permission and it eats, leaving nothing but bones.
    Jacques Roumain (1907–1945)

    Who is this Renaissance? Where did he come from? Who gave him permission to cram the Republic with his execrable daubs?
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)

    Adolescence is society’s permission slip for combining physical maturity with psychological irresponsibility.
    Terri Apter (20th century)