allowedly


allowedly
allow VERB 1) admit as legal or acceptable. 2) permit to do something. 3) (allow for) take into consideration when making plans or calculations. 4) provide or set aside for a particular purpose. 5) admit the truth of.
DERIVATIVES allowable adjective allowably adverb allowedly adverb.
ORIGIN Old French alouer, from Latin allaudare 'to praise' , reinforced by Latin allocare 'allocate' .

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  • Allowedly — Al*low ed*lyadv. By allowance; admittedly. Shenstone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • allowedly — index admittedly Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • allowedly — is pronounced as four syllables …   Modern English usage

  • allowedly — [ə lou′id lē] adv. by allowance or admission; admittedly …   English World dictionary

  • allowedly — adverb Date: 1602 by allowance ; admittedly …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • allowedly — /euh low id lee/, adv. by general allowance or admission; admittedly. [1595 1605; ALLOWED + LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • allowedly — adverb admittedly …   Wiktionary

  • allowedly — adv. admittedly, without a doubt …   English contemporary dictionary

  • allowedly — al·low·ed·ly …   English syllables

  • allowedly — al•low•ed•ly [[t]əˈlaʊ ɪd li[/t]] adv. by general allowance or admission; admittedly • Etymology: 1595–1605 …   From formal English to slang