Definition of 'allow for'
Example sentences containing 'allow for'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Neither theory allows for the other. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Take extra clothes to allow for the weather and don't forget an extra pair of shoes. The Sun (2013)Beyond that, we have the strongest squad here available to us, allowing for injuries. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The RFU has requested spectators not to bring large bags or rucksacks and advised them to arrive earlier than usual to allow for the enhanced checks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Definition of allow for from the Collins English Dictionary
GDPR, yanny/laurel & MadaBaka Beat: May’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this May with Robert Groves.
Ruby Chocolate, Fatberg & Right to be Forgotten: April’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this month with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.