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disallow

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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disallowdis‧al‧low /ˌdɪsəˈlaʊ/ verb [transitive]  DSFORBIDto officially refuse to accept something, because a rule has been broken opp allow Manchester United had a goal disallowed.see thesaurus at refuse
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Examples from the Corpus
disallowHome striker Paul Crimmen let them off the hook on a number of occasions and Horsham had two goals disallowed.It cost £639, expenditure which the district auditor disallowed.Peacock had the ball in the net after 65 minutes but the effort was disallowed.We would disallow any involving the mediation of language, including, of course, the belief that it believes.Judge Nisen disallowed certain evidence containing confidential information.The court confirmed a 1989 federal ruling disallowing legal action against the logging brought on environmental grounds.These will eventually be disallowed on taxation.As is indicated above the judge must specify the sum to be disallowed or ordered.You always hear of the 2 goals they had disallowed ... so!?
From Longman Business Dictionarydisallowdis‧al‧low /ˌdɪsəˈlaʊ/ verb [transitive] to officially refuse to allow or accept somethingThe court will examine the costs and expenses sought and disallow those that it considers have not been ‘properly incurred’.→ See Verb table
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Verb table
disallow
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydisallow
he, she, itdisallows
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydisallowed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave disallowed
he, she, ithas disallowed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad disallowed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill disallow
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have disallowed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam disallowing
he, she, itis disallowing
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you, we, theyare disallowing
Past
I, he, she, itwas disallowing
you, we, theywere disallowing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been disallowing
he, she, ithas been disallowing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been disallowing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be disallowing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been disallowing
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