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allowance

al·low·ance

allowance

pronunciation:
laU ns
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part of speech: noun
definition: money that someone receives at regular times or for a particular purpose.
His parents give him his weekly allowance on Saturday.The company's managers get a travel allowance each month.
similar words:
amount, compensation, pay, pension, portion, quantity, salary, share, sum, wage
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