• (America, RP) IPA: /dɪsəˈlaʊ/

disallow (disallows, present participle disallowing; past and past participle disallowed)

  1. To refuse to allow
    The prisoners were disallowed to contact with a lawyer.
  2. To reject as invalid, untrue, or improper
    The goal was disallowed because the player was offside.
Synonyms Related terms Translations
  • German: nicht anerkennen
  • Russian: отверга́ть
  • Spanish: rechazar como inválido, falso ó impropio

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