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allowance

noun [C] (AMOUNT GIVEN)
補助金
 
 
/əˈlaʊ.ənts/
money that you are given regularly, especially to pay for a particular thing
(尤指為特定事項支付的)定期補貼,津貼
The perks of the job include a company pension scheme and a generous travel allowance.
這份工作的特殊待遇包括公司退休金計劃和豐厚的差旅補助。
I couldn't have managed at college if I hadn't had an allowance from my parents.
要不是父母定期給我生活費,我沒法讀完大學。
Grants and allowances
an amount of something that you are allowed
定量;限額
The baggage/luggage allowance for most flights is 20 kilos.
大多數班機允許乘客攜帶的行李重量限額是20公斤。
General words for size and amount
mainly US for pocket money
孩子的錢
Grants and allowances
(Definition of allowance noun (AMOUNT GIVEN) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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