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General dictionaries General (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. allows: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  2. allows: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. Allows, allows: Wordnik [home, info]
  4. allows: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  5. Allows: Wiktionary [home, info]
  6. allows: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  7. allows: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  8. allows: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. allows: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. allows: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Allows: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (allow)

verb:  let have ("Mandela was allowed few visitors in prison")
verb:  grant as a discount or in exchange ("The camera store owner allowed me $50 on my old camera")
verb:  allow or plan for a certain possibility; concede the truth or validity of something ("I allow for this possibility")
verb:  give or assign a share of money or time to a particular person or cause
verb:  allow the presence of or allow (an activity) without opposing or prohibiting ("We don't allow dogs here")
verb:  make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen ("This sealed door won't allow the water come into the basement")
verb:  allow the other (baseball) team to score
verb:  afford possibility ("This short story allows of several different interpretations")
verb:  consent to, give permission ("I cannot allow you to see your exam")
verb:  make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain ("The evidence allows only one conclusion")

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Phrases that include allows:   a station that allows propaganda in o

Words similar to allows:   allow, lets, permits, more...


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