verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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This week, Florida became the 36th state to allow same-sex marriage.
First, they allow Paul to siphon off attention from whichever potential candidate is making news.
By contrast, a gun will allow a pilot to attack hostile forces that are less than 300 feet from friendly ground forces.New U.S. Stealth Jet Can’t Fire Its Gun Until 2019 |Dave Majumdar |December 31, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
Cover with plastic wrap and allow the dates to soften, about 15 minutes.Make ‘The Chew’s’ Carla Hall’s Sticky Toffee Pudding |Carla Hall |December 28, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
Allow beans to cool completely then remove to a paper towel-lined plate to dry.Make Carla Hall’s Crispy Shallot Green Bean Casserole |Carla Hall |December 27, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
Allow to boil until the balls are well set, turning them over that both sides may get done.The Allinson Vegetarian Cookery Book |Thomas R. Allinson
No man should allow himself to recommend another for qualities which he knows he does not possess.The Book of Business Etiquette |Nella Henney
This is it indeed which the devil desireth; he can allow you grief and desperation, but not to amend.A Christian Directory (Volume 1 of 4) |Richard Baxter
I would not allow that paper, blown by the wind, to scare me from the highway of the argument!The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 10 (of 12) |Robert G. Ingersoll
Any other child would have retraced his steps but the brave little Henry would not allow himself to be discouraged.Old French Fairy Tales |Comtesse de Sgur