English-Swedish translation of allowance

Translation of the word allowance from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

allowance in Swedish

moneynoun anslag [n], bidrag [n], fickpengar [up]
  tradenoun rabatt [u], avdrag [n], reduktion [u]
  lawnoun underhåll [n], understöd [n]
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Definitions of allowance
1. allowance - an amount added or deducted on the basis of qualifying circumstances; "an allowance for profit"
  recompense the act of compensating for service or loss or injury
  cost-of-living allowance an allowance for changes in the consumer price index
  depreciation allowance an allowance for loss due to depreciation
  discount, deduction the act of reducing the selling price of merchandise
  seasonal adjustment a statistical adjustment made to accommodate predictable fluctuations as a function of the season of the year; "seasonal adjustments for housing starts must be made in mid-winter"
  tare (chemical analysis) a counterweight used in chemical analysis; consists of an empty container that counterbalances the weight of the container holding chemicals
2. allowance - an amount allowed or granted (as during a given period); "travel allowance"; "my weekly allowance of two eggs"; "a child's allowance should not be too generous"
  percentage, share, portion, part a proportion in relation to a whole (which is usually the amount per hundred)
  privy purse allowance for a monarch's personal expenses
3. allowance - the act of allowing; "He objected to the allowance of smoking in the dining room"
  permission, permit, license approval to do something; "he asked permission to leave"
  tolerance the act of tolerating something
4. allowance - a sum granted as reimbursement for expenses
  reimbursement compensation paid (to someone) for damages or losses or money already spent etc.; "he received reimbursement for his travel expenses"
  per diem a daily allowance for living expenses (especially while traveling in connection with your job)
  travel allowance, travel reimbursement a sum allowed for travel
5. allowance - a permissible difference; allowing some freedom to move within limits
  leeway, margin, tolerance
  discrepancy, disagreement, divergence, variance a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions; "a growing divergence of opinion"
1. allowance - put on a fixed allowance, as of food
  grant, allow transfer by deed; "grant land"
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