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Allot appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Drowsy, we don’t allot a toll at no dewy sword.
  • Semite, most rap stars allot a toll as rats part sometimes.
  • Senile felines’ DNA may allot a partisan an abseil lewdness: send wellies, bananas I trap, a toll, a yam and senile felines.
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Definition of the verb allot

What does allot mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: allotted, allotting

  1. give out
  2. allow to have
    • syntax: the same syntax as for the sense 1
    • lexical domain: Possession - verbs of buying, selling, owning
    • synonyms of allot: accord / grant
    • more generic word: give = transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody
    • more specific words:
  3. administer or bestow, as in small portions

Alternative definition of the verb allot


  1. [transitive] To distribute by lot.
  2. [transitive] To distribute, or parcel out in parts or portions; or to distribute to each individual concerned; to assign as a share or lot; to set apart as one's share; to bestow on; to grant; to appoint; as, let every man be contented with that which Providence allots him.


ALLOT is an Aviation waypoint.

  • also known as ALLOT waypoint, ALLOT fix, waypoint ALLOT, fix ALLOT


"ALLoT" is a film, directed by John Sanborn.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Allot

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Google previewRandom House Webster's Grammar, Usage, and Punctuation (2008)

by Random House

Allot is a verb meaning "to divide" or "to set aside": We allotted a portion of the yard for a garden. Alot is not a word; it is a misspelling of a lot. altar/alter Altar is a noun meaning "a sacred place or platform": The couple approached the altar for ...

Google previewThe Little Gold Grammar Book (2013)

40 Powerful Rules for Clear and Correct Writing by Brandon Royal

Allot, Alot, A lot Allot is a verb meaning “to 81.

Google previewRoutledge Revivals: Crabb's English Synonyms (1916) (2017)

Arranged Alphabetically with Complete Cross References Throughout by George Crabb

Allot is a hybrid word compounded of the Latin ad and the English word lot, a portion. Appoint, in French appointer, from ad and pungo, participle punctus, signifies to point out or set out in a particular manner for a particular purpose. Destine ...


by Elizabeth C. Annan-Prah

' Allot is a verb, which means 'to give (especially a share of something) for a particular purpose.' For example, 'We were allotted thirty ...

Google preview2017/2018 ASVAB For Dummies with Online Practice (2017)

by Rod Powers

Allot is a verb that means to give ...

Google previewDictionary of Terms and Phrases Used in American Or English Jurisprudence (1879)

by Benjamin Vaughan Abbott

Allow usually means to substitute something by way of compensation for another thing, while allot is a proper term for a direction to set apart a portion of specific property .

Google previewRobert Hartwell Fiske's Dictionary of Unendurable English (2011)

A Compendium of Mistakes in Grammar, Usage, and Spelling with commentary on lexicographers and linguists by Robert Hartwell Fiske

0UIFST NJTTQFMM UIF XPSE XPSTF t 4P JO B TFOTF allot ofpeople are blind to tradition and think tradition in any form is evil. Use a lot. t * HVFTT JU T frustrating because boxing will lose allot of fans over this decision; even many of Oscar's ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Members of the Dublin Book Trade 1550-1800 (2000)

by Mary Pollard, Bibliographical Society (Great Britain)

Allot and EC in Dublin: J. Shirley, Royall master, as it was acted in Dublin, 4°, STC 22454a; variant imprint: London, sold by J. Crooke and R. Serger. EC's will proved in Prerogative Court, Dublin, in this ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

(allot, and tperma ...

Google previewAllison's American Pictorial Handy Lexicon of the English Language (1882)

On the Basis of Websterś Counting-house Dictionary, Edition of 1829 by William L. Allison

allocate, to allot idistrtbut« Alloc utioii,(,al-lú-kü'shun)M. a...

Google previewA New Universal, Technological, Etymological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1854)

by John Craig

(allot, and mor- phe, form, Gr.) A genus of plants : Order, M«- lastomacese. ALLONGE, al-lonj', >. (Frenck) A pass or thrust with a rapier, so called from the length of the space taken by the fencer. In Horsemanship, a long rein when the horse is ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

ALLOT. Aixrrtr. Aixr- VI ON. ALLU- VION- ALMA - ...

Google previewThe Biographical Dictionary of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1843)

ALLOT, ROBERT. In the supplement to Phillips's " Theatrum Poetarum " is the following passage : — " Charles ...

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Quotes about Allot

Allot a place to each of things you need often.
You don’t have to search for it and get strain.
Allot a page to each of what to perform.
You don’t have to miss it and get strain.
04.03.2003 (Rm. Shanmugam Chettiar)
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Scrabble value of A1L1L1O1T1

The value of this 5-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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