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Definition: Permitted

What is the dictionary definition of Permitted?

Dictionary Definition

  1. Allowed or given consent to perform an activity such as construction or commerce. Being permitted to perform an activity usually means doing so within specific parameters, such as being permitted to hunt within geographic boundaries.
  2. Given access or clearance to a previously restricted place, group, document or documents.

Synonyms For Permitted

allowed, authorized, permit, allow, authorised

Cite Term

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Page URL
Modern Language Association (MLA):
Permitted. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. July 16, 2020
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Permitted. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: July 16, 2020).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Permitted. Retrieved July 16, 2020, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Permitted are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 17th January, 2020 | 11 Views.