Is ALLOWING a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'allowing'


  1. ALLOWING, to permit (something) : to regard or treat (something) as acceptable
  2. ALLOWING, to permit (someone) to have or do something
  3. ALLOWING, to permit (someone) to go or come in, out, etc.

Antonyms for 'allowing'

The word ALLOWING is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'allowing' 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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