Definition of licence agreement in English:

licence agreement

(US license agreement)


  • A formal agreement giving someone permission to use or do something.

    ‘you may be in breach of your licence agreement’
    • ‘If you do not agree to the licence agreement, do not download or use the application.’
    • ‘The licence agreement is for 10 years, with an extension clause of 10 more years.’
    • ‘The magazine will continue to print under license agreements in international markets.’
    • ‘The final licence agreement is expected to be signed within a month.’
    • ‘The so-called end user licence agreements should be expressed in "plain, intelligible language".’
    • ‘The producer demands that it no longer have to pay any licensing fees, but that it still be entitled to an extension of the license agreement.’