- /ˈlaɪsəns/ (say 'luysuhns)
verb (t) (licensed, licensing)
1. to grant authoritative permission or licence to; authorise: *`I'm licensed to sell grog,' as one of them explained to a startled Sydney man, `and, by G–, I'm going to.' –c.e.w. bean, 1910.
–noun 2. US licence.–licensing, noun