- [verb] give out or allot; "We were assigned new uniforms"
Synonyms: assign, portion
- [verb] allow to have; "grant a privilege"
Synonyms: accord, grant
- [verb] administer or bestow, as in small portions; "administer critical remarks to everyone present"; "dole out some money"; "shell out pocket money for the children"; "deal a blow to someone"
Synonyms: distribute, administer, mete out, deal, parcel out, lot, dispense, shell out, deal out, dish out, dole out