Definitions for allot

Definitions for (verb) allot

Main entry: assign, allot, portion

Definition: give out

Usage: We were assigned new uniforms

Main entry: grant, accord, allot

Definition: allow to have

Usage: grant a privilege

Main entry: distribute, dole out, deal, deal out, dish out, dispense, allot, administer, parcel out, shell out, mete out, lot

Definition: administer or bestow, as in small portions

Usage: administer critical remarks to everyone present; dole out some money; shell out pocket money for the children; deal a blow to someone; the machine dispenses soft drinks

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