refuse to allow

References in classic literature ?
So long as we refuse to allow ourselves, even in the watches of the night, to avow any contrary desires, we may be bullies at home, shady in the City, skinflints in paying wages and profiteers in dealing with the public; yet, if only conscious motives are to count in moral valuation, we shall remain model characters.
But I refuse to allow that dog to lord it in my nursery for an hour longer.
It is unjustifiable for MPs who object to suicide on religious grounds to refuse to allow others a way out of unendurable suffering.
Q Can an employer refuse to allow a worker/s permission to take leave he/she is entitled to?
There is also a need for food when the merchants finally refuse to allow da Vinci any more credit.
Bush, he said, should simply refuse to allow the marshals to intervene.
Harry, her overly protective five older brothers, and her dad refuse to allow her to be killer bait; then again they want her to play touch football at family gatherings, but Kat prefers tackle.
COUNCIL tenants have been warned they will be thrown out of their homes if they refuse to allow gas safety checks to take place.
The Soviet Red Army did nothing to help the Polish fighters and even went so far as to refuse to allow Allied planes to refuel at Soviet airfields in order to airlift needed supplies.
While American pharmaceutical companies refuse to allow their formulas to be used by other countries to develop economical generics?
But parents in Burnhope say they will refuse to allow their children to be bussed to schools in neighbouring villages.