Pronunciation of Disallow
/dˌɪsɐlˈa͡ʊ/, /dˌɪsɐlˈaʊ/, /d_ˌɪ_s_ɐ_l_ˈaʊ/
Synonyms for disallow:
Sense 1 (noun)
disbar, extradite, proscribe, ban, exile, disqualify, expatriate, repudiate, boycott, eradicate, remove, forbid, amputate, ostracize, oust, relegate, ignore, banish, evict, excommunicate, expel, renounce, prohibit, deport.
reject, spew, deny, jilt, vomit, disclaim, curtail, emit, exhaust, trash, vent, belch, check, disgorge, discard, cut, exude, excrete, seep, secrete, scrap, disapprove, blackball, lop, chop, cull, abandon, shear, eject, bar, eliminate, exclude, jettison, deep-six, shed, snip, blacklist, excise, discharge, evacuate, erupt, clip, crop, junk, drain, oppugn.
reject, prohibit (verb)
Usage examples for disallow:
- He would disallow the incestuous relationship between the King and Queen. - "The Shewing-up of Blanco Posnet", George Bernard Shaw.
- And the spirit of prayer was nourished and increased from their contrivances and endeavors to disallow me any time for practicing it. - "The Autobiography of Madame Guyon", Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon.