Is ALLOW a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'allow'


  1. ALLOW, allow or plan for a certain possibility; concede the truth or validity of something
  2. ALLOW, give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause
  3. ALLOW, consent to, give permission
  4. ALLOW, allow the presence of or allow (an activity) without opposing or prohibiting
  5. ALLOW, let have
  6. ALLOW, grant as a discount or in exchange
  7. ALLOW, make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen
  8. ALLOW, allow the other (baseball) team to score
  9. ALLOW, make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain
  10. ALLOW, afford possibility
  11. ALLOW, to permit (something) : to regard or treat (something) as acceptable
  12. ALLOW, to permit (someone) to have or do something
  13. ALLOW, to permit (someone) to go or come in, out, etc.

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The word ALLOW is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'allow' in a sentence

  1. a religion that does not allow divorce
  2. They don't allow smoking in this hotel.
  3. I want to change my schedule, but my boss won't allow it.

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