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"allow" Meaning in English

1. to plan for a certain possibility
Part of speech : verb
Example : We've allowed several different outcomes in our planning.
2. to give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause
Part of speech : verb
Example : I allowed the funds to be used for renovations.
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3. to consent to, to give permission
Part of speech : verb
Example : The parents allowed their child to go out after ten at night.
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4. to permit the presence of or permit an activity without opposing or prohibiting
Part of speech : verb
Example : We don't allow dogs here.
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5. to let have
Part of speech : verb
Example : I allow invited guests to bring a friend.
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6. to make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen
Part of speech : verb
Example : Their preparation allows the acrobat to perform the tricky move easily.
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7. to allow the other baseball team to score
Part of speech : verb
Example : They allowed two runs.
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8. to make a possibility or provide opportunity for
Part of speech : verb
Example : I'll allow that you might have done what you said.
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9. to afford possibility
Part of speech : verb
Example : I'll allow it but I can make no guarantees.
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10. to grant as a discount or in exchange
Part of speech : verb
Example : The camera store owner allowed me $50 on my old camera.

Translation for "allow"

allow meaning in Spanish : permitir
  • allow meaning in German : ermöglichen
  • allow meaning in Japanese : 許可する
  • allow meaning in Turkish : izin vermek
  • allow meaning in Chinese : 允许
  • allow meaning in Arabic : السماح
  • allow meaning in Polish : dopuszczać
  • allow meaning in Hindi : अनुमति देते हैं
  • allow meaning in French : permettre
  • allow meaning in Russian : разрешать
  • allow meaning in Tamil : அனுமதிக்க
  • allow meaning in Telugu : అనుమతిస్తాయి
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