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1. licence

verb. ['ˈlaɪsəns'] authorize officially.

Synonyms

  • license
  • charter
  • approve
  • clear
  • franchise
  • okay
  • recognise
  • authorise
  • accredit
  • recognize
  • O.K.
  • authorize
  • sanction
  • certify

Antonyms

  • disapprove
  • prevent
  • failing
  • stay

Etymology

  • licence (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • licentia (Latin)

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Rhymes with Licence

  • license

How do you spell licence? Is it liscence ?

A common misspelling of licence is liscence

Sentences with licence


1. Noun, singular or mass
You do not need a licence to sell cars to the public in England or Wales.

Quotes about licence


1. Licence my roving hands, and let them go Before, behind, between, above, below.
- John Donne, The Complete English Poems

2. Cosmic Ordering is a licence to print money.
- Stephen Richards, Cosmic Ordering Guide

2. off-licence

noun. a store that sells alcoholic beverages for consumption elsewhere.

Synonyms

  • package store
  • store
  • shop

Antonyms

  • software
  • non-volatile storage
  • nonvolatile storage
  • lose

3. licence

noun. ['ˈlaɪsəns'] a legal document giving official permission to do something.

Synonyms

  • occupation licence
  • wedding license
  • letters of marque
  • liberty chit
  • marriage licence
  • wedding licence
  • driver's licence
  • pass
  • permit
  • driving licence
  • hunting licence
  • game license
  • building permit
  • instrument
  • marriage license
  • hunting license
  • hunting permit
  • occupation license
  • fishing license
  • fishing licence
  • learner's permit
  • legal document
  • official document
  • driver's license
  • liquor license
  • letter of mark and reprisal
  • license
  • fishing permit
  • legal instrument
  • driving license
  • letter of marque

Antonyms

  • dematerialize
  • dematerialise
  • stay in place
  • be born

Etymology

  • licence (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • licentia (Latin)

4. licence

noun. ['ˈlaɪsəns'] excessive freedom; lack of due restraint.

Synonyms

  • license

Antonyms

  • fail
  • appear

Etymology

  • licence (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • licentia (Latin)

5. licence

noun. ['ˈlaɪsəns'] freedom to deviate deliberately from normally applicable rules or practices (especially in behavior or speech).

Synonyms

  • liberty
  • license

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • invalidate
  • disallow

Etymology

  • licence (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • licentia (Latin)
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