Assent and Permit


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Assent verb – To give or express one's approval (as to a proposal).
Permit is a synonym for assent in agree topic. In some cases you can use "Permit" instead the word "Assent" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like consent, permission.
Nearby Words: assenting, assented
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Permit verb – To give permission for or to approve of.
Usage example: the school won't permit such an activity on its grounds

Assent is a synonym for permit in agree topic. You can use "Assent" instead the word "Permit" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as consent.
Nearby Words: permitted, permission, permissive, permissible, permitting
Synonyms for Permit
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