Translation of "allowance" - English-Polish dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /əˈlaʊəns/

money that you are given regularly, especially to pay for a particular thing

dieta, dodatek, kieszonkowe
a clothing allowance

an amount of something that you are allowed

The luggage allowance is 25 kilos.
make allowances for sb/sth

to remember that someone has a disadvantage which is not their fault when you are judging their behaviour or work

brać poprawkę na coś
They made allowances for the fact that he was ill.

(Translation of “allowance” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)