HyperDic: assignation

English > 2 senses of the word assignation:
NOUNactassignation, trysta secret rendezvous / rendezvous (especially between lovers)
actassignation, allotment, apportionment, apportioning, allocation, parceling, parcellingthe act of distributing by allotting / allotting or apportioning
English > assignation: 2 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningA secret rendezvous / rendezvous (especially between lovers).
BroaderrendezvousA meeting planned at a certain time and place
English > assignation: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of distributing by allotting / allotting or apportioning; distribution according to a plan.
Synonymsallotment, apportionment, apportioning, allocation, parceling, parcelling
NarrowerdealThe act of apportioning or distributing something
grant, subsidization, subsidisationThe act of providing a subsidy
parcel, portion, shareThe allotment of some amount by dividing something
rationingThe act of rationing
reallotment, reapportionment, reallocationA new apportionment (especially a new apportionment of congressional seats in the United States on the basis of census results)
BroaderdistributionThe act of distributing or spreading or apportioning
Spanishasignación, distribución, erogación, parcelación, prorrateo, repartimiento, reparto
Catalanerogació, parcel·lació, prorrateig, repartició, repartiment
Verbsassigngive out

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