allowanced

All Verb Noun
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  • I am allowanced two glasses three hours before dinner. Cited from Ordeal Richard Feverel by G. Meredith, v2
  • Further, I was told that tea, coffee, and sugar are roughly allowanced to each family. Cited from Communistic Societies/United States, By Nordhoff
  • Accordingly I allowanced my men two pounds of beads monthly, and they went to distant villages and purchased their own provisions independently of me. Cited from The Albert N'Yanza, Great Basin of the Nile, Baker
  • On the other hand, they will not stand being allowanced for tea, sugar, butter, or anything of the kind, and as a rule they fare in exactly the same style as their masters. Cited from Town Life in Australia, 1883, by R. E. N. (Richard) Twopeny
  • We found sugar scarce; butter scarce, and bread sharply allowanced in hotels and restaurants. Cited from The Martial Adventures of Henry and Me,by W. White
  • It had been sold for twelve dollars, part to be paid in cash, part in potatoes; the potatoes were nearly exhausted, and they were allowanced to so many a day. Cited from Life in the Backwoods, by Susanna Moodie
  • Let him be liberally allowanced, was Major Pendennis's maxim. Cited from History of Pendennis, by William M. Thackeray
  • I'd take 'e in for another bottle -- and wan for my nevvy; but I reckon yeou'm shart-allowanced for rum. Cited from Traffics and Discoveries, by Rudyard Kipling
Root form of allowanced is allowance for the verb.

Meaning of allowanced

  • verb Put on a fixed allowance, as of food