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British English: /əˈlaʊəns/
American English: /əˈlaʊəns/

Translation of allowance in French:


  • 1 (grant)
    (from employer) indemnité (f)
    clothing/travel allowance
    indemnité (f) vestimentaire/de transport
    mileage allowance
    indemnité (f) kilométrique
  • 2 (tax reduction) single person's allowance
    abattement (m) pour personnes seules
    personal allowances
    abattements sur l'impôt
  • 4 (entitlement) your baggage allowance is 40 kgs
    vous avez droit à 40 kg de bagages
    what is my duty-free allowance?
    à quelle quantité de marchandises hors taxe ai-je droit?
  • 5 (Business) (discount)
    (American English) (trade-in payment) reprise (f)
    to give somebody a 10% allowance
    accorder un rabais de 10% à quelqu'un
  • 6 (concession) to make allowance(s) for
    tenir compte de (inflation, growth, variations)
    to make allowance(s) for somebody
    essayer de comprendre quelqu'un
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