I adjective acceptable, accepted, acknowledged, admissible, admitted, allowable, approvable, approved, authorized, certified, chartered, commissioned, conceded, consented, eligible, empowered, endorsed, enfranchised, granted, justified, lawful, legal, legalized, legitimate, licensed, licit, passed, permissible, permissioned, permitted, ratified, recognized, rightful, sanctioned, sanctioned by the law, suitable, supported by authority, tolerable, tolerated, unforbidden, unprohibited, valid, validated, vouchsafed, warranted, within the law associated concepts: allowed claim, allowed into evidence foreign phrases:
- Est quiddam perfectiis in rebus licitis. — There is something more perfect in things permitted.
II index admissible, choate lien, definite, entitled, lawful, legal, legitimate (rightful), licit, open (accessible), permissible, potential, privileged, rightful

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  • allowed — allowed; un·allowed; …   English syllables

  • allowed — (adj.) late 14c., praised; mid 15c., assigned as a due share; late 15c., permitted, pp. adjective from ALLOW (Cf. allow) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Allowed — Allow Al*low , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Allowed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Allowing}.] [OE. alouen, OF. alouer, aloer, aluer, F. allouer, fr. LL. allocare to admit as proved, to place, use; confused with OF. aloer, fr. L. allaudare to extol; ad + laudare to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • allowed — /euh lowd /, adj. Physics. involving a change in quantum numbers, permitted by the selection rules: allowed transition. [ALLOW + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • allowed — Synonyms and related words: God given, accepted, accorded, acknowledged, admitted, affirmed, approved, authenticated, avowed, bestowed, certified, conceded, confessed, confirmed, countersigned, endorsed, given, granted, gratuitous, notarized, on… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • allowed — aloud …   American English homophones

  • allowed — adj. permitted, authorized al·low || É™ laÊŠ v. permit; enable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • allowed — aloud …   English homophone dictionary

  • allowed — adj permitted, accepted, authorized, approved, tolerated ≠ disallowed …   Useful english dictionary

  • allowed claim — a claim of a creditor (or an equity interest) that is approved by the court for satisfaction under the plan of reorganization (Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms) (or allowed interest) (Common Bankruptcy Terms) A claim of a creditor (or an… …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

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