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Allow - Pfumelela.

Allow is an English word meaning "Pfumelela." in Xitsonga. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of allow
- Allow v
- Make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen; "This permits the water to rush in"; "This sealed door won't allow the water come into the basement"; "This will permit the rain to run off" [syn: {let}, {permit}] [ant: {prevent}]
- Consent to, give permission; "She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband"; "I won't let the police search her basement"; "I cannot allow you to see your exam" [syn: {permit}, {let}, {countenance}] [ant: {forbid}, {forbid}]
- Let have; "grant permission"; "Mandela was allowed few visitors in prison" [syn: {grant}] [ant: {deny}]
- Give or assign a share of money or time to a particular person or cause; "I will earmark this money for your research" [syn: {appropriate}, {earmark}, {set aside}, {reserve}]
- Make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain; "This leaves no room for improvement"; "The evidence allows only one conclusion"; "allow for mistakes"; "leave lots of time for the trip"; "This procedure provides for lots of leeway" [syn: {leave}, {allow for}, {provide}]
- Allow or plan for a certain possibility; concede the truth or validity of something; "I allow for this possibility"; "The seamstress planned for 5% shrinkage after the first wash" [syn: {take into account}]
- Afford possibility; "This problem admits of no solution"; "This short story allows of several different interpretations" [syn: {admit}]
- Allow the other (baseball) team to score; "give up a run" [syn: {give up}]
- Grant as a discount or in exchange; "The camera store owner allowed me $50 on my old camera"
- Allow the presence of or allow (an activity) without opposing or prohibiting; "We don't allow dogs here"; "Children are not permitted beyond this point"; "We cannot tolerate smoking in the hospital" [syn: {permit}, {tolerate}]
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