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Definitions of Allowed

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Quotes of Allowed

  1. Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job. – Douglas Adams
  2. It is important that people support prisoners of the Italian state like Joe in whatever way they can. I was not allowed contact with a lawyer for the first 24 hours, and no phone calls were permitted, but apparently telegrams have been getting through to Joe. – John Blair
  3. I had to take my makeup off at work every night. I wasn't allowed to do it at home because my mom said that when your work day is done, you're done with work. – Jodie Foster
  4. Prior to being allowed to enter the profession, prospective teachers should be asked to talk with a group of friendly students for at least half an hour and be able to engage them in an interesting conversation about any subject the prospective teacher wants to talk about. – William Glasser
  5. The internet was supposed to homogenize everyone by connecting us all. Instead what it's allowed is silos of interest. – Seth Godin
  6. They still had the Lord Chamberlain, so we had this idiotic censorship. We were allowed three Jesus Christs instead of 10. Why three were OK, I don't know. – Uta Hagen
  7. To actually be allowed to be beautiful is a total first for me. – Kristen Johnston
  8. No, you're not allowed to be bossy when you're married. You have to learn compromise, and compassion and patience. – Star Jones
  9. I can understand why those bands do it. It can be a hell of a lot of bloody fun. People are allowed to have a bit of fun after the age of 40, and a lot of them do need the money. – Nik Kershaw
  10. The income tax is a twentieth -century socialist experiment that has failed. Before the income tax was imposed on us just 80 years ago, government had no claim to our income. Only sales, excise, and tariff taxes were allowed – Alan Keyes
  11. If priests were allowed to marry, if this would be an optional thing, and if he could have wife and children, he would certainly have less temptation to satisfy certain sexual impulses with minors. – Hans Kung
  12. We would be doing the children of South Asia a great disservice if we allowed ourselves to believe that the need of children to belong to a loving, permanent family was washed away by the waves of the tsunami. – Mary Landrieu
  13. I like to think that we've got a plan, so let's stick to it. That said, once we've stuck to it, we're allowed as much improvisation as anyone cares to indulge themselves in. – Guy Ritchie
  14. A life without adventure is likely to be unsatisfying, but a life in which adventure is allowed to take whatever form it will is sure to be short. – Bertrand Russell
  15. I was allowed to wander where I could. Here is a case in which you search for your independence and allow something creative to come out of that. – George Woodcock

Usage examples for Allowed

  1. Frances saw that she would not be allowed to pass that way. – The Rustler of Wind River by G. W. Ogden
  2. 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
  3. At last Dr. Weston was allowed to speak. – Mary Louise and Josie O'Gorman by Emma Speed Sampson
  4. 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
  5. " 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
  6. But for his first two days he wasn't allowed even to play a game. – The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh
  7. Too long had she allowed herself to take things easily. – A Mysterious Disappearance by Gordon Holmes
  8. Taken trouble about him, tried to know him, but young Westcott had allowed the thing to drop- had not been near him during the last year." – Fortitude by Hugh Walpole
  9. He was never allowed to go home to visit. – A Child's Story Garden by Compiled by Elizabeth Heber
  10. 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
  11. If he suffered he allowed no sign of it to escape him. – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  12. I have been allowed to go in several times. – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  13. " Gerdak," he pointed out, " would not have allowed his son to tell me anything. – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  14. " 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
  15. I allowed her to try once. – Francezka by Molly Elliot Seawell
  16. I wouldn't be allowed to. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  17. I really think he might be allowed to come and see me now. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  18. You will not be allowed Tory. – The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest by Margaret Vandercook
  19. The fellow can't be allowed to make a fool of me in this way!... – The Confessions of Arsène Lupin by Maurice Leblanc
  20. 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

Rhymes for Allowed