official document showing that permission has been given to own, use or do sth
irresponsible use of freedom, especially to behave in an offensive way
"when liberty becomes license dictatorship is near"
"the intolerable license with which the newspapers break...the rules of decorum"
"I am licensed to practice law in this state"
The king..may..prohibit any of his subjects from going into foreign parts without licence.
出自： W. Blackstone
He seized on it as licence to raise..the point of information.
出自： K. Waterhouse