Allow - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain (syn: leave, provide)
allow for mistakes
- grant as a discount or in exchange
A religion that does not allow divorce
They don't allow smoking in this hotel.
I want to change my schedule, but my boss won't allow it.
My boss wouldn't allow me to change my schedule.
They don't allow people to smoke in this hotel.
Women were not allowed in the club.
The hospital doesn't allow visitors after 8 p.m.
Her schedule doesn't allow her any time to run errands.
The system allows you to transfer data easily from one computer to another.
Occasional gaps allow passage through the mountains.
Smoking is not allowed.
Admission is seldom allowed to outsiders.
This is allowed by the law.
He allowed himself no meat.
We allowed the children to go to the park.
present participle: allowing
past tense: allowed
past participle: allowed