Example sentences for: allowed

How can you use “allowed” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The New York City Consumer Affairs Commissioner is quoted as saying Mr. Fishbein has a shot at winning the suit because restaurants are allowed to add a service charge for parties larger than six if the customer is told in advance--but the surcharge is limited to 15 percent.

  • Many people felt a sense of liberation; the changes allowed them to get out of unpleasant marriages without the often contrived allegations of fault previously required for divorce.

  • 'He's used to running the newsroom his way, and generally speaking he's been allowed to do that.

  • Starr allowed her to continue taping and eventually gave her immunity from federal prosecution.

  • For months, the Internet mailing list Primate-Talk has been flooded with debate over whether Galdikas has allowed her orangutans to grow too dependent on their human caretakers and whether she's exposed the animals to human diseases.


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