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allowing

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Preposition[change]

Preposition
allowing

  1. You use allowing for something, to show that you have thought about that thing in making your decision or getting your answer.
    Even allowing for inflation, $3.7 million is too big a change.
    Allowing that there is never a single correct solution to this problem, the following example offers one possible solution.

Verb[change]

Plain form
allow

Third-person singular
allows

Past tense
allowed

Past participle
allowed

Present participle
allowing

  1. The present participle of allow.