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permissive/pɚˈmɪsɪv/adjective
permissive
/pɚˈmɪsɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of PERMISSIVE  
[more permissive; most permissive]often disapproving
: giving people a lot of freedom or too much freedom to do what they want to do

— permissiveness

noun,[noncount]
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