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allow for somebody/something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishallow for somebody/something phrasal verbPREPAREto consider the possible facts, problems, costs etc involved in something when making a plan, calculation, or judgment 🔊 Allowing for inflation, the cost of the project will be $2 million. 🔊 You should always allow for the possibility that it might rain. allow→ See Verb tableFrom Longman Business Dictionaryallow for something phrasal verb [transitive] to take something into account when doing a calculation or making a decisionThe electricity company said its prices were 26% lower than six years ago after allowing for inflation. allow→ See Verb table
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Verb table
allow
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyallow
he, she, itallows
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyallowed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave allowed
he, she, ithas allowed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad allowed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill allow
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have allowed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam allowing
he, she, itis allowing
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you, we, theyare allowing
Past
I, he, she, itwas allowing
you, we, theywere allowing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been allowing
he, she, ithas been allowing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been allowing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be allowing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been allowing
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