What does allowing mean?

Definitions for allowing
al·low·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word allowing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Allowing

    of Allow

Editors Contribution

  1. Allowing

    Verb form of the word allow.

    The couple were allowing each of their nieces and nephews to bring a friend to the wedding to celebrate their marriage.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 11, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'allowing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2359

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'allowing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4410

How to pronounce allowing?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say allowing in sign language?

  1. allowing

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of allowing in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of allowing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of allowing in a Sentence

  1. Mark Twain:

    Never allow someone to be your priority while allowing yourself to be their option.

  2. Engineer.AI:

    The capital comes at a time of rapid growth and will propel the platform into the mainstream, allowing Builder to open the door for entire categories of companies that could not consider it before.

  3. Jeremy Ben-Ami:

    Perhaps the biggest mistake the prime minister has made is allowing his speech to be the wedge that has driven that argument more public.

  4. Democratic Leader Harry Reid:

    He is allowing himself and his committee to be manipulated by the Republican leader for narrow, partisan warfare. He is taking his orders from the Republican leader and, sadly, Donald Trump, donald Trump on this issue, when asked about it, his words were three: 'Delay, delay, delay.' Grassley must have been listening.

  5. President Donald Trump:

    When we start allowing national security advisers to just go up and say whatever they want to say... We can't do that.

Images & Illustrations of allowing

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