Usage examples for Allowed

  1. He was never allowed to go home to visit. – A Child's Story Garden by Compiled by Elizabeth Heber
  2. The fellow can't be allowed to make a fool of me in this way!... – The Confessions of Arsène Lupin by Maurice Leblanc
  3. Too long had she allowed herself to take things easily. – A Mysterious Disappearance by Gordon Holmes
  4. At last Dr. Weston was allowed to speak. – Mary Louise and Josie O'Gorman by Emma Speed Sampson
  5. Frances saw that she would not be allowed to pass that way. – The Rustler of Wind River by G. W. Ogden
  6. " You say," he said, " that your husband ought not to have allowed even these circumstances to make him suspect you?" – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  7. The Caffres, however, soon found out that I was a boy, and the question now was whether I should be assagied or allowed to live. – The White Chief of the Caffres by A.W. Drayson
  8. No books were allowed to slaves in slavery time. – Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2 by Work Projects Administration
  9. You will not be allowed, Tory. – The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest by Margaret Vandercook
  10. If he suffered he allowed no sign of it to escape him. – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  11. They sat a long time at dinner before they were allowed to pay and go. – The Guests Of Hercules by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  12. " Gerdak," he pointed out, " would not have allowed his son to tell me anything. – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  13. In a few days the little boy learned to swim a short distance, quite alone, although he was not allowed to go into the water unless an older person were with him. – All About Johnnie Jones by Carolyn Verhoeff
  14. I wouldn't be allowed to. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  15. I really think he might be allowed to come and see me now. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  16. I have been allowed to go in several times. – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  17. But for his first two days he wasn't allowed even to play a game. – The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh
  18. I allowed her to try once. – Francezka by Molly Elliot Seawell
  19. " I wish one might be allowed not to do what is meant for pleasure unless one takes pleasure in it. – Aurora the Magnificent by Gertrude Hall