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allowance

1. noun money to cover expense2. noun state benefit3. noun amount allowed4. noun thing granted5. noun pocket money6. noun account taken of sth
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1 noun money to cover expenseliúntas masc1  c m uchildren get a food allowance faigheann páistí liúntas biathey were given an allowance for lunch tugadh liúntas dóibh le lón a cheannachsubsistence allowance liúntas cothabhála 2 noun state benefitliúntas masc1  c m uI get carer's allowance faighim liúntas cúramóradisability allowance liúntas míchumais
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun amount allowedlamháltas masc1  c m ulamháil fem  c m uthe passenger baggage allowance was 40 kg bhí cead ag paisinéirí 40 kg bagáiste a thabhairt leo 4 noun thing grantedcion masc4  c m uthere's an allowance of two free phone calls tá dhá scairt ghutháin saor in aisce le fáil 5 noun pocket moneyairgead pócahe gets a weekly allowance of €25 from his dad tugann a athair €25 sa tseachtain dó mar airgead póca 6 noun account taken of sththere was an allowance for delay cuireadh san áireamh go bhféadfadh moill a bheith i gceist
phrases

to make allowances for

1 (also

to make allowance for

) take into accountwe made allowances for computer error chuireamar san áireamh go bhféadfadh an ríomhaire botún a dhéanamh
2 be tolerantshe was in no mood to make allowances for him ní raibh aon fhonn uirthi bheith bog air