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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (verb) allow

Synonyms: allow, take into account Definition: allow or plan for a certain possibility; concede the truth or validity of something Usage: I allow for this possibility; The seamstress planned for 5% shrinkage after the first wash

Hypernyms: reckon, calculate, count on, forecast, figure, estimate Definition: judge to be probable

Synonyms: reserve, earmark, set aside, allow, appropriate Definition: give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause Usage: I will earmark this money for your research; She sets aside time for meditation every day

Hypernyms: assign, allot, portion Definition: give out Usage: We were assigned new uniforms

Synonyms: let, countenance, permit, allow Definition: consent to, give permission Usage: She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband; I won't let the police search her basement; I cannot allow you to see your exam

Hypernyms: consent, accept, go for Definition: give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to Usage: I cannot accept your invitation; I go for this resolution

Synonyms: allow, tolerate, permit Definition: allow the presence of or allow (an activity) without opposing or prohibiting Usage: We don't allow dogs here; Children are not permitted beyond this point; We cannot tolerate smoking in the hospital

Hypernyms: let, countenance, permit, allow Definition: consent to, give permission Usage: She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband; I won't let the police search her basement; I cannot allow you to see your exam

Synonyms: allow, grant Definition: let have Usage: grant permission; Mandela was allowed few visitors in prison

Hypernyms: give Definition: transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody Usage: I gave her my money; can you give me lessons?; She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care

Synonyms: allow Definition: grant as a discount or in exchange Usage: The camera store owner allowed me $50 on my old camera

Hypernyms: discount Definition: give a reduction in price on Usage: I never discount these books-they sell like hot cakes

Synonyms: allow, allow for, provide, leave Definition: make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain Usage: This leaves no room for improvement; The evidence allows only one conclusion; allow for mistakes; leave lots of time for the trip; This procedure provides for lots of leeway

Hypernyms: yield, afford, give Definition: be the cause or source of Usage: He gave me a lot of trouble; Our meeting afforded much interesting information