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Verbs (21)

take into account, allow
v. allow or plan for a certain possibility; concede the truth or validity of something; "I allow for this possibility"; "The seamstress planned for 5% shrinkage after the first wash"
set aside, reserve, earmark, appropriate, allow
v. give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause; "I will earmark this money for your research"; "She sets aside time for meditation every day"
countenance, let, allow, permit
v. consent to, give permission; "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"
allow
v. grant as a discount or in exchange; "The camera store owner allowed me $50 on my old camera"
permit, allow, let
v. make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen; "This permits the water to rush in"; "This sealed door won't allow the water come into the basement"; "This will permit the rain to run off"
give up, allow
v. allow the other (baseball) team to score; "give up a run"
allow for, provide, allow, leave
v. make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain; "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"

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Fuzzynyms (85)

enable
v. render capable or able for some task; "This skill will enable you to find a job on Wall Street"; "The rope enables you to secure yourself when you climb the mountain"
live with, swallow, accept
v. tolerate or accommodate oneself to; "I shall have to accept these unpleasant working conditions"; "I swallowed the insult"; "She has learned to live with her husband's little idiosyncrasies"
budget
v. make a budget
countenance, let, allow, permit
v. consent to, give permission; "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"
acquiesce, accede, assent
v. to agree or express agreement; "The Maestro assented to the request for an encore"
agree
v. consent or assent to a condition, or agree to do something; "She agreed to all my conditions"; "He agreed to leave her alone"
O.K., sanction, okay, approve
v. give sanction to; "I approve of his educational policies"
acknowledge, admit
v. declare to be true or admit the existence or reality or truth of; "He admitted his errors"; "She acknowledged that she might have forgotten"
devote, commit, consecrate, dedicate, give
v. give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause; "She committed herself to the work of God"; "give one's talents to a good cause"; "consecrate your life to the church"
condone, excuse
v. excuse, overlook, or make allowances for; be lenient with; "excuse someone's behavior"; "She condoned her husband's occasional infidelities"
give, feed
v. give food to; "Feed the starving children in India"; "don't give the child this tough meat"
stack up, heap up, pile up
v. arrange into piles or stacks; "She piled up her books in my living room"
congregate
v. come together, usually for a purpose; "The crowds congregated in front of the Vatican on Christmas Eve"
have got, hold, have
v. have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense; "She has $1,000 in the bank"; "He has got two beautiful daughters"; "She holds a Master's degree from Harvard"
preserve, save
v. to keep up and reserve for personal or special use; "She saved the old family photographs in a drawer"
save
v. spend less; buy at a reduced price
sequester
v. requisition forcibly, as of enemy property; "the estate was sequestered"
book, hold, reserve
v. arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance; "reserve me a seat on a flight"; "The agent booked tickets to the show for the whole family"; "please hold a table at Maxim's"
carry
v. have or possess something abstract; "I carry her image in my mind's eye"; "I will carry the secret to my grave"; "I carry these thoughts in the back of my head"; "I carry a lot of life insurance"
grab
v. obtain illegally or unscrupulously; "Grab power"
pile up, roll up, hoard, compile, amass, accumulate, collect
v. get or gather together; "I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife"; "She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis"; "She rolled up a small fortune"
deal
v. give (a specific card) to a player; "He dealt me the Queen of Spades"
bank, deposit
v. put into a bank account; "She deposits her paycheck every month"
afford, give, yield
v. be the cause or source of; "He gave me a lot of trouble"; "Our meeting afforded much interesting information"
adorn, clothe, invest
v. furnish with power or authority; of kings or emperors
permit, allow, let
v. make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen; "This permits the water to rush in"; "This sealed door won't allow the water come into the basement"; "This will permit the rain to run off"
licence, certify, license
v. authorize officially; "I am licensed to practice law in this state"
entitle
v. give the right to; "The Freedom of Information Act entitles you to request your FBI file"
plunk for, plump for, indorse, support, endorse, back
v. be behind; approve of; "He plumped for the Labor Party"; "I backed Kennedy in 1960"
lease, charter, hire, rent
v. hold under a lease or rental agreement; of goods and services
ratify, sign
v. approve and express assent, responsibility, or obligation; "All parties ratified the peace treaty"; "Have you signed your contract yet?"
give power to, empower
v. give or delegate power or authority to; "She authorized her assistant to sign the papers"
recognise, recognize, accredit
v. grant credentials to; "The Regents officially recognized the new educational institution"; "recognize an academic degree"
sanction
v. give religious sanction to, such as through on oath; "sanctify the marriage"

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set
v. put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state; "set the house afire"

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nix, disallow, veto, proscribe, interdict, prohibit, forbid
v. command against; "I forbid you to call me late at night"; "Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store"; "Dad nixed our plans"
nix, disallow, veto, proscribe, interdict, prohibit, forbid
v. command against; "I forbid you to call me late at night"; "Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store"; "Dad nixed our plans"
ban
v. prohibit especially by legal means or social pressure; "Smoking is banned in this building"
debar, exclude, bar
v. prevent from entering; keep out; "He was barred from membership in the club"
enjoin
v. issue an injunction
refuse, deny
v. refuse to let have; "She denies me every pleasure"; "he denies her her weekly allowance"
keep, prevent
v. stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state; "We must prevent the cancer from spreading"; "His snoring kept me from falling asleep"; "Keep the child from eating the marbles"
criminalize
v. treat as a criminal

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