Permissible vs Lawful - What's the difference?

permissible | lawful | Synonyms |

Permissible is a synonym of lawful.


As adjectives the difference between permissible and lawful

is that permissible is permitted while lawful is conforming to, or recognised by law or rules.

permissible

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • permitted.
  • Synonyms

    * allowable

    Anagrams

    * impressible

    lawful

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Conforming to, or recognised by law or rules.
  • Synonyms

    * just * legitimate * licit

    Antonyms

    * unlawful

    Derived terms

    * lawfully