Definition of leeway:
autonomy, allowance account, free will, valuation reserve, wiggle room, headroom, restraint, latitude, latitude, adjustment, slack, gross profit, valuation account, freedom, perimeter, play, permissiveness, independence, breathing space, border, liberty, gross profit margin, play, allowance, room to swing a cat, autarky, emancipation, margin, elbowroom, tolerance, place, security deposit, release, breathing room, elbowroom, enfranchisement.
- "World Beyond Pluto", C. H. Thames.
- "Auction of To-day", Milton C. Work.
Moreover, we have allowed for a multitude of these items in permitting the figure for retail trade to be as high as it is, and have left large leeway in making no deduction for the speculation in wholesale trade, and in counting farm products in full.- "The Value of Money", Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr..