1. An amount allowed or granted (as during a given period) (synset 113307277)
    "travel allowance"; "my weekly allowance of two eggs"; "a child's allowance should not be too generous"
  2. A sum granted as reimbursement for expenses (synset 113314400)
  3. An amount added or deducted on the basis of qualifying circumstances (synset 113295115)
    "an allowance for profit"
  4. A permissible difference;
    Allowing some freedom to move within limits (synset 104757264)
  5. A reserve fund created by a charge against profits in order to provide for changes in the value of a company's assets (synset 113391388)
  6. The act of allowing (synset 101144162)
    "He objected to the allowance of smoking in the dining room"
  1. Put on a fixed allowance, as of food (synset 202260629)

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