wellallotted

allot

[uh-lot]
verb (used with object), allotted, allotting.
1.
to divide or distribute by share or portion; distribute or parcel out; apportion: to allot the available farmland among the settlers.
2.
to appropriate for a special purpose: to allot money for a park.
3.
to assign as a portion; set apart; dedicate.

Origin:
1425–75; earlier alot, late Middle English alotten < Middle French aloter, equivalent to a- a-5 + lot lot (< Germanic) + -er infinitive suffix

allottable, adjective
allotter, noun
misallot, verb (used with object), misallotted, misallotting.
preallot, verb (used with object), preallotted, preallotting.
reallot, verb (used with object), reallotted, reallotting.
unallotted, adjective
well-allotted, adjective

a lot, allot.


1. See assign.
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allot (əˈlɒt)
 
vb , -lots, -lotting, -lotted
1.  to assign or distribute (shares, etc)
2.  to designate for a particular purpose: money was allotted to cover expenses
3.  (foll by to) apportion: we allotted two hours to the case
 
[C16: from Old French aloter, from lot portion, lot]

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allot
late 15c., from O.Fr. aloter "to divide by lots, to divide into lots," from à "to" + loter "lot," a word of Gmc. origin (cf. Goth. hlauts, O.H.G. hloz, O.E. hlot; see lot).
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