Permissible vs Impermissibly - What's the difference?

permissible | impermissibly |


As an adjective permissible

is permitted.

As an adverb impermissibly is

(chiefly|legal) in a way or to an extent that is not permissible.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

permissible

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • permitted.
  • Synonyms

    * allowable

    Anagrams

    * impressible

    impermissibly

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • (chiefly, legal) In a way or to an extent that is not permissible.
  • * {{quote-news, year=2007, date=September 26, author=Linda Greenhouse, title=Justices Agree to Hear Case About Voter ID Laws, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=The laws have been resisted and challenged by Democrats who argue that they exaggerate the dangers and incidence of voter fraud while impermissibly sacrificing voter access. }}