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Definition of the verb allow in
What does allow in mean as a doing phrase?
- allow to enter; grant entry to
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Theme] to be [Predicate] He felt the choice to be a bad one [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Theme, that-complement clause] The populace feel that the RIAA has too much power [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Theme, not sentential clause] He denied the horrid woman's statement
Verbs with Predicative Complements (with the same syntax): allow, believe, conjecture, deny, doubt, expect, feel, foreknow, foresee, foretell, guess, hold, infer, know, mean, presume, prophesy, realize, recognize, repute, speculate, surmise, suspect, swear, trust, vaticinate.
- lexical domain: Activities - verbs of political and social activities and events
- synonyms of allow in: admit / intromit / let in
- more generic words: allow / countenance / let / permit = consent to, give permission
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by Hensleigh Wedgwood
To allow in rekeninge — alloco. Allowance — allocacio.— Pr. Pm. Wallon. alouwer, depenser. — Grandg. Again, as the senses of Lat. laudare and allocare coalesced in Fr. allouer and E. allow, the confusion seems to have been carried back ...
And of the Islands in the British Seas by Nicholas Carlisle
by Parliamentary augmentation: therews no manse, but the Heritors allow in ...
by Louisa Pansegrouw
bonus allowance for weight scalage, tare, tret allowance of fodder feed allowed deduction rebate allow for consider, foresee, include allow free use of lease, lend allow in admit allowing entry open allowing that although, if allow no choice of ...
by Sir Thomas Edward Thorpe
They also allow in many cases of ...
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