ALLOW MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Allow Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To sanction; to invest; to intrust.
  2. (v. t.) To praise; to approve of; hence, to sanction.
  3. (v. i.) To admit; to concede; to make allowance or abatement.
  4. (v. t.) To own or acknowledge; to accept as true; to concede; to accede to an opinion; as, to allow a right; to allow a claim; to allow the truth of a proposition.
  5. (v. t.) To grant (something) as a deduction or an addition; esp. to abate or deduct; as, to allow a sum for leakage.
  6. (v. t.) To grant license to; to permit; to consent to; as, to allow a son to be absent.
  7. (v. t.) To grant, give, admit, accord, afford, or yield; to let one have; as, to allow a servant his liberty; to allow a free passage; to allow one day for rest.
  8. (v. t.) To like; to be suited or pleased with.


Synonyms:
Admit, Appropriate, Countenance, Earmark, Grant, Leave, Let, Permit, Reserve, Tolerate,

• Allowable Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Praiseworthy; laudable.
  2. (a.) Proper to be, or capable of being, allowed; permissible; admissible; not forbidden; not unlawful or improper; as, a certain degree of freedom is allowable among friends.


Synonyms:
Permitted,

• Allowancing Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Allowance


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