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al·low·ance

allowance

 
pronunciation:
laU ns
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part of speech: noun
definition: a sum of money given on a regular basis or allowed for a particular purpose.
His parents give him his allowance on Saturday.The salesmen get a travel allowance each month.
synonyms:
grant, ration
similar words:
amount, compensation, pay, pension, portion, quantity, quota, salary, share, sum, wage
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