allowance made

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  • But there was some allowance made for me on account of my being young. Cited from Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, by Henry Bibb
  • And yet he could hardly ask her to come and share with him the allowance made to him by his father! Cited from Phineas Finn, by Anthony Trollope
  • For two years he worked hard and well, living within the modest allowance made him by his father. Cited from A Book of Remarkable Criminals, by H. B. Irving
  • And he thought that those who bore such storms within themselves might have all allowances made for them. Cited from Jean-Christophe, Vol. I, by Romain Rolland
  • Only one specific feature of the reaction has to be remembered, and due practical allowance made for it. Cited from Acetylene, Principles, &c, by Leeds & Butterfield
  • But, all allowances made for this, one thing would seem to be tolerably clear. Cited from Ireland Under Coercion (2nd ed.) (1 of 2) (1888), William Henry Hurlbert
  • There is a handsome allowance made out of the estate for his board, etc., etc. Cited from Love Me Little, Love Me Long,by Charles Reade
  • These changes will be reflected in the dress allowances made to judges.
  • An allowance made to any one without an equivalent. Cited from Life Of Johnson, V1, by Boswell, ed. Birkbeck Hill
  • But in it there was no allowance made for incompetence and non-appearance. Cited from The Hippodrome, by Rachel Hayward
  • For many years prior to my father's death I was not employed, but lived on a liberal allowance made to me by him. Cited from The Spenders, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • With every allowance made, he was surely treating her in a very cavalier manner. Cited from Good Old Anna, by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  • The allowance made by the English Government to the Afridis will be stopped. Cited from The Great Round World, Vol. 1, No. 58, December 16, 1897, by Various
  • A train ran from Invercargill every weekday, with allowances made for a second when required.
  • When the examination day came he managed to get through successfully, though his paperwork had to have allowances made for its deficiencies. Cited from Dick Lionheart, by Mary Rowles Jarvis
  • As the circumstances of parents vary, so will the pecuniary allowance made to their offspring. Cited from Froude's Essays in Literature and History, by James Froude
  • He had expended his own patrimony and his wife's fortune, and now lived on an allowance made to him by his brother. Cited from The American Senator, by Anthony Trollope
  • But the cases should be exceedingly rare in which postmasters are awarded any more than the allowances made by the Department officers. Cited from Messages and Papers of Grover Cleveland, Ed. by James D. Richardson
  • The allowance made by law to persons who voluntarily assist in saving a ship or her cargo from destruction. Cited from Business Hints for Men and Women, by A. Calhoun
  • There ought to be an allowance made for the jury possessing a little intelligence. Cited from The Man in Court, by Frederic DeWitt Wells
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