allowverbuk /əˈlaʊ/ us /əˈlaʊ/
allow verb (GIVE PERMISSION)
- There is no smoking allowed anywhere on school premises.
- You're not allowed to swim when the red flag is flying.
- After a long boring afternoon I was finally allowed to leave.
- "I will not allow that kind of behaviour in my class, " the teacher said severely.
- He took a step backwards to allow her to pass.
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allow verb (ADMIT)