What does permissible mean?

Definitions for permissiblepərˈmɪs ə bəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word permissible.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. permissible, allowable(adj)

    that may be permitted especially as according to rule

    "permissible behavior in school"; "a permissible tax deduction"

  2. permissible(adj)

    that may be accepted or conceded

    "a kind of speculation that was permissible in cosmology but inadmissible in medicine"


  1. permissible(Adjective)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Permissible(adj)

    that may be permitted; allowable; admissible


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of permissible in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of permissible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Fulan Nasrullah:

    Under the Shekau reasoning, it is permissible to kill IDPs in camps.

  2. Austin O'Malley:

    Those that think it permissible to tell white lies soon grow color blind.

  3. Michael Levin:

    There are situations in which torture is not merely permissible but morally mandatory.

  4. Hasidic Saying:

    To worry is a sin. Only one sort of worry is permissible; to worry because one worries.

  5. The Talmud:

    A person will be called to account on Judgement Day for every permissible thing he might have enjoyed but did not.

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