learner's permit


learner's permit
noun (C) AmE an official document that gives you permission to learn to drive; provisional licence BrE

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

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  • learner's permit — learner s .permit n AmE an official document that gives you permission to learn to drive British Equivalent: provisional licence …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • learner's permit — learner s ,permit noun count AMERICAN an official document that you can have before you are old enough to drive a car that allows you to drive with a parent or driver who has a license …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Learner's permit — A driver s permit, learner s permit or learner s license, is a restricted license that is given to a person who is learning to drive, but has not yet satisfied the requirements to obtain a driver s license. Having a driver s permit for a certain… …   Wikipedia

  • learner's permit — noun a document authorizing the bearer to learn to drive an automobile • Hypernyms: ↑license, ↑licence, ↑permit * * * learner’s permit UK US noun [countable] [singular learner’s permit …   Useful english dictionary

  • learner's permit — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms learner s permit : singular learner s permit plural learner s permits American a provisional licence …   English dictionary

  • learner's permit — /ˈlɜnəz pɜmɪt/ (say lernuhz permit) noun → learner s licence …   Australian English dictionary

  • learner’s permit — ➡ driving * * * …   Universalium

  • Permit — may refer to:*Permit (fish) *Various legal licenses::*License:*Work permit:*Learner s permit:*Permit to travel:*Construction permit:*Home Return Permit:*One way Permit *Permit is the common name for the Trachinotus falcatus, a type of Pompano.… …   Wikipedia

  • learner's licence — /ˈlɜnəz laɪsəns/ (say lernuhz luysuhns) noun a restricted licence to drive a motor vehicle, issued to a learner on the condition that he or she be accompanied when driving by a fully licensed driver. Also, learner s permit; Colloquial, learner s …   Australian English dictionary

  • Drinking learner permits — Merge|alcohol abuse|date=August 2007Drinking learner permits have been proposed as a way to reduce alcohol abuse among young adults. Proponents argue that learner s permits would be analogous to driving learner permits. A person who wishes to… …   Wikipedia


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