allowance (n.) 2
permission, approval, sanction
H8 III.ii.322 [Surrey to Wolsey, of forming a league with Ferrara] Without the King's will or the state's allowance
KL I.iv.204 [Gonerill to Lear, of his knights' behaviour] you protect this course and put it on / By your allowance
KL II.ii.104 [disguised Kent to Cornwall] Under th'allowance of your great aspect
Oth I.i.128 [Roderigo to Brabantio, of Desdemona's flight] If this be known to you, and your allowance