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allow forTo take into account when making plans.Rate it:

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position can be far left or right life to allow for tilting...You must allow tilting when photographing the subject.TRate it:

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put up withTo tolerate, suffer through, or allow, esp. something annoying.Rate it:

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buzz upTo allow entrance into a building from a higher floor by triggering an electronic lock.Rate it:

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let her ripTo set off or allow to begin.Rate it:

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air outTo expose to air; to leave open or spread out, as to allow odor or moisture to dissipate.Rate it:

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age before beautyA phrase said to allow older people to go before younger ones.Rate it:

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blindA covering for a window to keep out light. The covering may be made of cloth or of narrow slats that can block light or allow it to pass.Rate it:

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bona (cum) venia tua dixerimallow me to say.Rate it:

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buzz inTo open a remote-controlled door to allow to enter after he/she has sounded the door buzzer.Rate it:

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circle the wagonsTo draw a wagon train into a circle to allow the wagons to provide cover when under attack.Rate it:

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daylightTo allow light in, as by drawing drapes.Rate it:

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divide and conquerA combination of political, military and economic strategies that aim to gain and maintain power by breaking up larger concentrations of power into chunks that individually have less power than the one implementing the strategy.(computing) Applied to various algorithms, such as quicksort, that solve a problem by splitting it recursively into smaller problems until all of the remaining problems are trivial.(as imperative, proverb) In order to rule securely, don't allow alliances of your enemies.Rate it:

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do justiceTo really allow to be apprehended in its full scope.Rate it:

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Don't Take Any Wooden NickelsDon't allow anybody deceive you or take advantage of youRate it:

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faire la courte échelle à quelqu’unTo allow some one to climb on one’s shoulders to scale a height; To give a lift to some one.Rate it:

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give 'em enough ropeAllow one to function unhindered, or without further overbearing oversight.Rate it:

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give a person lineto allow a person more or less liberty until it is convenient to stop or check him/her, like a hooked fish that swims away with the lineRate it:

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give one enough ropeTo allow one to function unhindered, or without further overbearing oversight.Rate it:

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give someone his headTo allow (someone) to act without constraint: to give (someone) free rein.Rate it:

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grow outTo allow to grow unimpeded.Rate it:

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have inTo allow in; grant permission or admittance to; invite in or over; admit.Rate it:

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have it going onTo instigate, observe, or allow an event to continue.Rate it:

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have no time forto not allow; to forbidRate it:

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hire outTo allow others to use temporarily in exchange for money.Rate it:

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hutch upto move slightly, in order to make room for someone; for example to move in a bed to make room for someone else to lie, or to move sideways on on a seat so as to allow someone room to sit and share that same seat.Rate it:

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il ne se laisse pas manger la laine sur le dosHe is not the man to let himself be made a fool of; He will not allow people to take the food out of his mouth; He will not tamely submit to any imposition.Rate it:

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leave it beTo allow something to follow its natural course.Rate it:

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leave overTo allow a portion to remain unused or unconsumed.Rate it:

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let inallow to enterRate it:

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let outTo allow to operate at higher speed by adjusting controls.Rate it:

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let pastTo allow someone to pass one.Rate it:

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let slideTo let go, allow, release, pass over without action.Rate it:

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let slideTo allow the condition of something to deteriorate due to negligence or apathy.Rate it:

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let slipallow to escapeRate it:

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let the chips fall where they mayTo allow events to unfold naturally; to accept what occurs without prejudice, worry, or regret.Rate it:

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live and let liveTo be tolerant; to enjoy the pleasures and opportunities which life offers and to allow others to do the same.Rate it:

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loosen the apron stringsTo allow greater freedom (to someone); to relax control of (someone)Rate it:

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loosen the purse stringsTo increase spending or allow increased spending; to relax control of spending.Rate it:

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move upTo move one's position to allow others to occupy a place.Rate it:

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one sideYou should move to one side and allow me to go through the passageway you are blocking.Rate it:

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open the floodgatesTo allow some action to proceed more swiftly or to a greater extentRate it:

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pace tua dixerim or dicere liceatallow me to say.Rate it:

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pay outTo slacken a rope by lengthening it; to allow a rope to run out.Rate it:

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play the anglesIn a game which involves control of a moving object, such as a ball or puck, to allow for angular movements of the object caused by bounces, rebounds, ricochets, etc. or to carefully guard the corners of the goal, net, or other scoring target.Rate it:

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qu’il ne vous en déplaiseWith your permission; By your leave; If you’ll allow me; An it please you.Rate it:

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rain chequeAny voucher or note issued by a store to allow a customer to get a special or sale price later if an item is out of stock.Rate it:

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read inTo allow access to classified information.Rate it:

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run agroundFor a vessel to be immobilized by water too shallow to allow it to float.Rate it:

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scale upTo change a process in order to allow for greater quantitiesRate it:

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