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Detailed Translations for permissive from English to German


Translation Matrix for permissive:

ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
duldsam forbearing; permissive; tolerant forbearing; generous; gentle; lenient; magnanimous; noble; tolerant
friedlich forbearing; permissive; tolerant calm; calmly; collected; composed; cool; equanimous; nonviolent; peaceable; peaceful; placid; quiet; quietly; restful; serene; silent; still; tranquil; unemotional; uneventful
tolerant forbearing; permissive; tolerant broad-minded; forbearing; generous; gentle; lenient; magnanimous; noble; tolerant
verträglich forbearing; permissive; tolerant bearable; concerted; concordant; connected; disgestable; easy digestable; endurable; oneness; solidary; tolerable; unanimous; united

Related Words for "permissive":

  • permissiveness, permissively

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Related Definitions for "permissive":

  1. granting or inclined or able to grant permission; not strict in discipline1
    • direct primary legislation is largely permissive rather than prescriptive1
    • permissive parents1
  2. not preventive1

Wiktionary Translations for permissive:

  1. die Einhaltung von Regeln und Normen betreffend; nachgiebig, wenig kontrollierend
  2. die Art, über Fehler anderer hinwegzusehen