Origin of allowed

Related formsun·al·lowed, adjective
Can be confusedallowed allude aloud elude Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for unallowed



late 14c., "praised;" mid-15c., "assigned as a due share;" late 15c., "permitted," past participle adjective from allow.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper