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permissiveness

see definition of permissiveness
  • as inindulgence
  • as inlaissez-faire
  • as inlenience
  • as inlenity
  • as intoleration
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Synonyms for permissiveness

noun luxury; gratification
  • extravagance
  • kindness
  • leniency
  • permissiveness
  • privilege
  • allowance
  • appeasement
  • attention
  • courtesy
  • endurance
  • excess
  • favor
  • fondling
  • fondness
  • forbearance
  • fulfillment
  • goodwill
  • hedonism
  • immoderation
  • intemperance
  • intemperateness
  • lenience
  • pampering
  • partiality
  • patience
  • petting
  • pleasing
  • profligacy
  • satiation
  • satisfaction
  • service
  • spoiling
  • tolerance
  • toleration
  • understanding
  • babying
  • coddling
  • favoring
  • gratifying
  • kowtowing
  • placating
  • profligateness
  • toadying
  • treating

Antonyms for permissiveness

  • disapproval
  • disfavor
  • disregard
  • dissatisfaction
  • frustration
  • intolerance
  • need
  • want
  • abstention
  • care
  • moderation
  • temperance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to permissiveness

indulgence

noun. luxury; gratification
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.