Yes, allow is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 10 points in Words with Friends

Allow is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word 'allow'

The meaning of allow


10 definitions of the word 'allow'.


  1. Make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen
  2. Consent to, give permission
  3. Let have
  4. Give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause
  5. Make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain
  6. Allow or plan for a certain possibility; concede the truth or validity of something
  7. Afford possibility
  8. Allow the other (baseball) team to score
  9. Grant as a discount or in exchange
  10. Allow the presence of or allow (an activity) without opposing or prohibiting

What Scrabble words can I make with the letters in allow?

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Unscramble the letters in allow

There are 8 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'allow'.

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