HyperDic: allot

English > 3 senses of the word allot:
VERBpossessionallot, assign, portiongive out
possessionallot, accord, grantallow to have
possessionallot, distribute, administer, mete out, deal, parcel out, lot, dispense, shell out, deal out, dish out, dole outadminister or bestow, as in small portions
allot > pronunciation
Soundsahlaa't
Rhymesaforethought ... yacht: 79 rhymes with aat...
English > allot: 3 senses > verb 1, possession
MeaningGive out.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody something; Somebody ----s something to somebody
Synonymsassign, portion
Narrowerallocate, apportionDistribute according to a plan or set apart for a special purpose
allow, appropriate, earmark, set aside, reserveGive or assign a resource to a particular person or cause
Broaderdistribute, administer, mete out, deal, parcel out, lot, dispense, shell out, deal out, dish out, allot, dole outAdminister or bestow, as in small portions
Spanishadjudicar, asignar, destinar, repartir
Catalanadjudicar, assignar, destinar
English > allot: 3 senses > verb 2, possession
MeaningAllow to have.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody something; Somebody ----s something to somebody
Synonymsaccord, grant
Narrowerenfranchisegrant voting rights
giveaccord by verdict
Broadergivetransfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody
Spanishadjudicar, conceder, conferir, destinar, otorgar
Catalanadjudicar, atorgar, concedir, conferir, destinar
English > allot: 3 senses > verb 3, possession
MeaningAdminister or bestow, as in small portions.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something to somebody
ModelThey allot the food to the people; They allot the people the food
Synonymsdistribute, administer, mete out, deal, parcel out, lot, dispense, shell out, deal out, dish out, dole out
Narrowerassign, allot, portionGive out
dealDistribute cards to the players in a game / game / game
give, applyGive or convey physically
reallotallot again
Broadergivetransfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody
Spanishadjudicar, asignar, conceder, destinar, dispensar, distribuir, repartir
Catalanadjudicar, assignar, concedir, destinar, dispensar, distribuir, repartir
Nounsallotmentthe act of distributing by allotting / allotting or apportioning

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