What does allowances mean?

Definitions for allowances
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  1. allowances

    Plural noun of the word allowance.

    The government allowances were designed to meet the basic need of the recipient.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 26, 2016  

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'allowances' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3855

How to pronounce allowances?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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How to say allowances in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of allowances in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of allowances in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of allowances in a Sentence

  1. Mary Pettibone Poole:

    People who are always making allowances for themselves soon go bankrupt.

  2. Sheryl Sandberg:

    Boys are taking out the trash, it takes less time than cleaning the dishes, and they're getting higher allowances.

  3. Bas Eickhout:

    This ruling must serve as a shot across the bow of those again pushing for an over-supply of allowances to be simply given away.

  4. Jason Dufner:

    I've been clean since that In-N-Out burger Sunday, probably be the only one I eat all year. So, there's allowances here and there.

  5. The Commission:

    Remuneration will not only include the minimum rates of pay, but also other elements such as bonuses or allowances where applicable.

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