What is the opposite of forbidding?

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Adjective
Opposite of causing fear or terror
Adjective
Opposite of unfriendly or threatening in appearance
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Adjective
Opposite of having a harsh or menacing demeanor or nature
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Opposite of strict or exacting in standards
“I can actually leave whenever I want because my parents are rather lenient when it comes to my curfew.”
Adjective
Opposite of inspiring fear or awe through being impressively large, powerful, intense, or capable
“Offering her an encouraging smile, he hurried over to a large man with white hair, and a wiry grey moustache.”
Adjective
Opposite of highly disturbing in nature
“It is a beautiful and delightful sight to behold the body of the Moon.”
Adjective
Opposite of causing fear or terror
“Her mother's comforting words would put her mind at ease.”
Adjective
Opposite of frightening, especially in appearance
Adjective
Opposite of in harsh or grievous circumstances
Adjective
Opposite of serving to repress or suppress
Noun
Opposite of the action of forbidding something
Noun
Opposite of the practice or policy of censoring films, letters, or publications
Noun
Opposite of the act or state of outlawing
Verb
Opposite of present participle for outlaw, prohibit an action
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