Examples of disallow in a Sentence
The touchdown was disallowed because of a penalty.
disallowing the philosophical concept of free will
Recent Examples of disallow from the Web
The Canadians had a goal disallowed 12:13 in when Gustavsson made the initial stop but had difficulty covering up the puck in his crease.
Ronaldo had an early goal disallowed for offside, goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen got his foot on Ronaldo's strike to turn it past the post, and Karim Benzema headed off the post in the 42nd.
However, the Browns failed to notify the NFL of the trade before the 4 p.m. ET deadline that day and the move was ultimately disallowed.
Grabner had a goal early in the second disallowed because the puck was kept in the offensive zone by a high stick.
Much to Hakstol’s disbelief, Brandon Manning’s goal midway through the third period, which would have cut the deficit to 4-3, was disallowed after an Ottawa challenge for goalie interference on Jordan Weal.
At the same time, the proposal includes increasing the standard deduction, as well as disallowing other types of itemized deductions.
Griezmann, who had missed training because of a fever, had a goal disallowed for offside early in the second half.
Atlas had scored twice in the first half but both were disallowed.
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First Known Use of disallow
Synonymscontradict, disaffirm, deny, disavow, disclaim, disconfirm, disown, gainsay, negate, negative, refute, reject, repudiate
Antonymsacknowledge, admit, allow, avow, concede, confirm, own
Related Wordstraverse; challenge, confute, disprove, rebut; disagree (with), dispute
Near Antonymsaccept, adopt, embrace, espouse; affirm, announce, assert, aver, claim, declare, maintain, profess, submit; authenticate, corroborate, substantiate, validate, verify
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