allow / əˈlaʊ /


allow2 个定义

v. 有主动词 verb
  1. to give permission to or for; permit: to allow a student to be absent;No swimming allowed.
  2. to let have; give as one's share; grant as one's right: to allow a person $100 for expenses.
  3. to permit by neglect, oversight, or the like: to allow a door to remain open.
v. 无主动词 verb
  1. to permit something to happen or to exist; admit: to spend more than one's budget allows;a premise that allows of only one conclusion.

allow 近义词

v. 动词 verb

admit; acknowledge

v. 动词 verb

permit an action

v. 动词 verb

set aside


  1. At the beginning of the pandemic, the FDA took the unprecedented step of allowing companies like Legere’s to distribute antibody tests that were not authorized by the agency.
  2. The environmental group has also called on the administration to tighten the 2019 regulations on surface expressions, which explicitly allowed steam fracking.
  3. Memphis Rox also offers a pay-what-you-can cost structure that allows participants to offset normal gym fees with volunteer hours at the gym or a local charity.
  4. For the more ambitious, backpacking in the dunes and nearby mountains is also allowed—but by permit only.
  5. As one former employee put it, “they were HUGE cash cows” that allowed the network to lower costs paid to outside companies.
  6. This week, Florida became the 36th state to allow same-sex marriage.
  7. First, they allow Paul to siphon off attention from whichever potential candidate is making news.
  8. By contrast, a gun will allow a pilot to attack hostile forces that are less than 300 feet from friendly ground forces.
  9. Cover with plastic wrap and allow the dates to soften, about 15 minutes.
  10. Allow beans to cool completely then remove to a paper towel-lined plate to dry.
  11. This treacherous sort of calm, we thought, might forbode a storm, and we did not allow it to lull us into security.
  12. I cannot believe that a good God would create or tolerate a Devil, nor that he would allow the Devil to tempt man.
  13. I allow we shan't never set eyes on ter her, Jos. I've got jest thet feelin' abaout it.
  14. It would not do to allow his son to do anything that would upset his dignity, though he loved him very much indeed.
  15. I never see sech hosses; 'n' they're jest like kittens; they've ben drefful pets, I allow.