from The Century Dictionary.
- Proper to be or capable of being allowed or permitted; not forbidden; legitimate; permissible: as, a certain degree of freedom is allowable among friends.
- Praiseworthy; laudable; worthy of sanction or approval; satisfactory; acceptable.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective obsolete Praiseworthy; laudable.
- adjective Proper to be, or capable of being, allowed; permissible; admissible; not forbidden; not unlawful or improper.
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Appropriate; satisfactory; acceptable.
Intellectually admissible; valid; probable.
- adjective Able to be added or deducted in
Permissible; tolerable; legitimate.
- adjective obsolete
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adjective deductible according to the tax laws
- adjective deserving to be allowed or considered
- adjective that may be permitted especially as according to rule
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Old French alouable (Modern French allouable), from allouer.
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