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Her house is the only one in all Greece where women are allowed to be present at entertainments.

There was a long, airy gallery, in which he was allowed to take exercise any hour of the day.

None but Greeks were allowed to enter the temples of this goddess.

No woman was allowed to enter Olympia, during the celebration of the games.

We will be upon no conditions with him, nor will you be allowed to be upon any.

Nothing was ever allowed to interfere with his morning's work.

Gives her opinion of the force which figure or person may be allowed to have upon her sex.

If he were allowed to stretch out after the mare, what would the result be?

Would he not be a much better man if allowed to have Hester!

A few may be allowed to remain and develop for use as beets.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "praised;" mid-15c., "assigned as a due share;" late 15c., "permitted," past participle adjective from allow.

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