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British English: /pəˈmɪsɪv/
American English: /pərˈmɪsɪv/

Translation of permissive in Italian:


  • 1 (morally lax) the permissive society
    la società permissiva
    during the permissive sixties
    durante i permissivi anni sessanta
  • 2 (liberal) to take a permissive view on something
    essere indulgenti o tolleranti verso qualcosa
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