Definitions For Permit


  • The act of giving a formal (usually written) authorization
  • Large game fish; found in waters of the West Indies
  • A legal document giving official permission to do something


  • Consent to, give permission
  • Allow the presence of or allow (an activity) without opposing or prohibiting
  • Make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen
  • To allow (something) to happen : to give permission for (something)
  • To allow (someone) to do or have something
  • To make something possible

Is Permit a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Permit is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Permit in a Sentence

  • The judge permitted the release of the prisoner.
  • Smoking is not permitted in the building.
  • When we arrived at customs we realized we had more than the permitted number of items.

Synonyms for Permit

Antonyms for Permit

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