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dis·al·low

 (dĭs′ə-lou′)
tr.v. dis·al·lowed, dis·al·low·ing, dis·al·lows
1. To refuse to allow: "[The government] disallowed his aging and dying parents any reunion with their only child" (John Simon).
2. To reject as invalid, untrue, or improper.

[Middle English disallowen, from Old French desalouer, to reprimand : des-, dis- + alouer, to approve; see allow.]

dis′al·low′a·ble adj.
dis′al·low′ance n.

disallow

(ˌdɪsəˈlaʊ)
vb (tr)
1. to reject as untrue or invalid
2. to cancel
ˌdisalˈlowable adj
ˌdisalˈlowance n

dis•al•low

(ˌdɪs əˈlaʊ)

v.t.
1. to reject; veto.
2. to refuse to admit the validity of.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Old French desallouer. See dis-1, allow]
dis`al•low′a•ble, adj.
dis`al•low′ance, n.

disallow


Past participle: disallowed
Gerund: disallowing

Imperative
disallow
disallow
Present
I disallow
you disallow
he/she/it disallows
we disallow
you disallow
they disallow
Preterite
I disallowed
you disallowed
he/she/it disallowed
we disallowed
you disallowed
they disallowed
Present Continuous
I am disallowing
you are disallowing
he/she/it is disallowing
we are disallowing
you are disallowing
they are disallowing
Present Perfect
I have disallowed
you have disallowed
he/she/it has disallowed
we have disallowed
you have disallowed
they have disallowed
Past Continuous
I was disallowing
you were disallowing
he/she/it was disallowing
we were disallowing
you were disallowing
they were disallowing
Past Perfect
I had disallowed
you had disallowed
he/she/it had disallowed
we had disallowed
you had disallowed
they had disallowed
Future
I will disallow
you will disallow
he/she/it will disallow
we will disallow
you will disallow
they will disallow
Future Perfect
I will have disallowed
you will have disallowed
he/she/it will have disallowed
we will have disallowed
you will have disallowed
they will have disallowed
Future Continuous
I will be disallowing
you will be disallowing
he/she/it will be disallowing
we will be disallowing
you will be disallowing
they will be disallowing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been disallowing
you have been disallowing
he/she/it has been disallowing
we have been disallowing
you have been disallowing
they have been disallowing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been disallowing
you will have been disallowing
he/she/it will have been disallowing
we will have been disallowing
you will have been disallowing
they will have been disallowing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been disallowing
you had been disallowing
he/she/it had been disallowing
we had been disallowing
you had been disallowing
they had been disallowing
Conditional
I would disallow
you would disallow
he/she/it would disallow
we would disallow
you would disallow
they would disallow
Past Conditional
I would have disallowed
you would have disallowed
he/she/it would have disallowed
we would have disallowed
you would have disallowed
they would have disallowed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.disallow - command against; "I forbid you to call me late at night"; "Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store"; "Dad nixed our plans"
command, require - make someone do something
ban - prohibit especially by legal means or social pressure; "Smoking is banned in this building"
bar, debar, exclude - prevent from entering; keep out; "He was barred from membership in the club"
enjoin - issue an injunction
criminalise, illegalise, illegalize, outlaw, criminalize - declare illegal; outlaw; "Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S."
countenance, permit, allow, let - consent to, give permission; "She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband"; "I won't let the police search her basement"; "I cannot allow you to see your exam"

disallow

verb reject, refuse, ban, dismiss, cancel, veto, forbid, embargo, prohibit, rebuff, repudiate, disown, proscribe, disavow, disclaim, abjure He ruled that my testimony should be disallowed.

disallow

verb
2. To be unwilling to grant:
Translations
يُنْكِر، يَرْفُض
nedovolitneuznatzamítnout
afviseunderkende
vísa á bug
nepripažinti
neatļaut
izin vermemekreddetmek

disallow

[ˈdɪsəˈlaʊ] VT
1. [+ claim] → rechazar
2. (Ftbl) [+ goal] → anular
3. (Jur) [+ evidence] → desestimar, rechazar; [+ conviction] → anular, invalidar

disallow

[ˌdɪsəˈlaʊ] vt
[+ decision, appeal, claim, legislation] → rejeter
(British) (FOOTBALL) [+ goal] → refuser

disallow

vt evidence, expensesnicht anerkennen; claimzurückweisen, nicht anerkennen; plan etcablehnen; (Sport) goalnicht anerkennen, nicht geben

disallow

[ˈdɪsəˈlaʊ] vtrespingere (Ftbl) (goal) → annullare

disallow

(disəˈlau) verb
to refuse to allow (a claim etc).
References in classic literature ?
Vernon, which had reached me, in common with the world in general, and gained my entire belief before I saw you, but which you, by the exertion of your perverted abilities, had made me resolved to disallow, have been unanswerably proved to me; nay more, I am assured that a connection, of which I had never before entertained a thought, has for some time existed, and still continues to exist, between you and the man whose family you robbed of its peace in return for the hospitality with which you were received into it; that you have corresponded with him ever since your leaving Langford; not with his wife, but with him, and that he now visits you every day.
Those we took from the cities have been awarded; we cannot disallow the awards that have been made already.
You totally disallow any similarity in the obligations; and may I not thence infer that your notions of the duties of the dancing state are not so strict as your partner might wish?
In a recently-released eight-page decision, COA affirmed two separate decisions by the Corporate Government Sector Cluster B to disallow the amounts in 2010.
Raza Rabbani said that since the government had disputed the press talk of Mushahidllah Khan it was a reason to disallow the motion.
Section 533 of the bill would disallow a deduction for certain fines, penalties, or other amounts paid at the direction of a government entity in relation to a violation of law, investigation, or inquiry into a potential violation of law.
Subsequent contacts with the outside world only reinforce these men's traumatized need to Disallow anyone inside or outside of their community who transgresses their values and threatens to bring (further) shame upon them.
24425 should be used to disallow expenses related to the Sec.
274(a)(1)(A) disallow an S corporation's deductions for the amount of expenses of providing corporate aircraft for the personal use of a shareholder or employee, in excess of the value of the flights included in the shareholder's or employee's income under the methodology of Regs.
The FSA in this case is inclined to disallow a section 165 worthless stock deduction where a taxpayer continued to operate the business of a former subsidiary after a check-the-box election was filed and the loss claimed.
The puck crossed the line, and about two seconds later Auger blew his whistle and waved his arms to disallow the goal.