allowance (n.)
regard, respect, reputation
Oth II.i.49[Cassio to Montano, of Othello's pilot] Of very expert and approved allowance
TC II.iii.136[Agamemnon to Patroclus] A stirring dwarf we do allowance give / Before a sleeping giant
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