liberal allowance

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  • He makes liberal allowance for himself, but is not sure she will! Cited from Donal Grant, by George MacDonald
  • I have to thank you for the far too liberal allowance you have made me for many years back. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine. Vol. XII, No. 33. December, 1873., by Various
  • He has a liberal allowance, and must keep within it. Cited from Only An Irish Boy, by Horatio Alger, Jr
  • A liberal allowance was granted to her, and a becoming household was established for her private use. Cited from Japanese Literature, by Various
  • Washington will make him a liberal allowance for school and clothing. Cited from The Conqueror, by Gertrude Franklin Atherton
  • My father paid all the bills with great philosophy, and made me a liberal allowance for my age. Cited from Frank Mildmay, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • Madame would save the money out of the liberal allowance she received from him for pin-money. Cited from Castles in the Air, by Baroness Emmuska Orczy
  • It will be seen that these are very liberal allowances. Cited from The Philippines: Past and Present (Vol. 1 of 2), by Dean C. Worcester
  • He believed in a liberal allowance to play, and said that when the work came it would be done all the better for it. Cited from Wakulla, by Kirk Munroe
  • The new undergraduate, as we should call him, was to have a liberal allowance. Cited from Roman life in the days of Cicero, by Alfred J[ohn] Church
  • She has a very liberal allowance of pocket-money, and is generosity itself. Cited from Charlotte's Inheritance, by M. E. Braddon
  • And eight years is probably a liberal allowance for the distance of her birth from emancipation. Cited from Slave Narratives: Arkansas, Pt. 6, by Work Projects Administration
  • I lived entirely abroad, and made most liberal allowances to all the agricultural tenants. Cited from Mr. Scarborough's Family, by Anthony Trollope
  • His mother made him a liberal allowance, and he was beginning to turn an honest penny by literary work. Cited from Herb of Grace, by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • He is giving you a very liberal allowance, almost, for a girl who has never had any experience in taking care of money, too liberal. Cited from Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster
  • And I must be excused liberal allowances of old wine to sit in state among them. Cited from The Shaving of Shagpat by G. Meredith, v3
  • "I thought a liberal allowance had been settled upon him, and ample provision made for his future?" Cited from At the Mercy of Tiberius, by Augusta Evans Wilson
  • I am making rather a liberal allowance, in case of being blown out of my course by a tropical gale. Cited from Spanish Doubloons, by Camilla Kenyon
  • 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
  • He possessed a liberal allowance of good looks, money, and family prestige. Cited from What Dreams May Come, by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
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