lenience toward or indulgence of a wide variety of social behavior.

1965–70; permissive + -ism

permissivist, noun Unabridged
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Main Entry:  permissivist
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a person who is extremely indulgent and liberal in behavioral matters, such as sexual relations's 21st Century Lexicon
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