Words that Rhyme with allowance
4 Syllable Words
Definitions of allowance
n. Approval; approbation.n. The act of allowing, granting, conceding, or admitting; authorization; permission; sanction; tolerance.n. Acknowledgment.n. License; indulgence.n. That which is allowed; a share or portion allotted or granted; a sum granted as a reimbursement, a bounty, or as appropriate for any purpose; a stated quantity, as of food or drink; hence, a limited quantity of meat and drink, when provisions fall short.n. Abatement; deduction; the taking into account of mitigating circumstances; as, to make allowance for the inexperience of youth.n. A customary deduction from the gross weight of goods, different in different countries, such as tare and tret.n. To put upon a fixed allowance (esp. of provisions and drink); to supply in a fixed and limited quantity; as, the captain was obliged to allowance his crew; our provisions were allowanced.