Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “allow for sth”

See all translations

allow for sth

phrasal verb with allow /əˈlaʊ/ verb
to consider something when you are planning something
顧及,考慮到;為…留出餘地
We allowed for living expenses of £20 a day.
我們每天給自己留出20英鎊的生活費用。
[+ -ing verb] You should allow for the plane being delayed.
你應該考慮到飛機延誤怎麼辦。
We have to allow for the possibility that we might not finish on schedule.
我們必須考慮到我們有可能不能按時完成。
Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of allow for sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “allow for sth” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

beginner's luck

unexpected success experienced by a person who is just starting a particular activity

Word of the Day

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More