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ˈæl əˌkeɪtal·lo·cate

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Wiktionary2.3 / 3 votes

  1. allocateverb

    Antonyms:
    free

  2. allocateverb

    Antonyms:
    free

  3. allocateverb

    Antonyms:
    free

  4. allocateverb

    Antonyms:
    free

Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 1 vote

  1. allocate, apportionverb

    distribute according to a plan or set apart for a special purpose

    "I am allocating a loaf of bread to everyone on a daily basis"; "I'm allocating the rations for the camping trip"

    Synonyms:
    deal, portion out, apportion, share, divvy up

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How to use allocate in a sentence?

  1. Nancy Pelosi:

    The real question is:do the Republicans in the Senate really want America to be independent? do they really want to bring back jobs, to be ‘Make It In America’ and allocate the resources to make sure that happens?

  2. Naval Operations Adm. William Moran:

    We've aggressively gone after readiness challenges in our operational submarine fleet, and identified three key drivers : public shipyard capacity, shipyard productivity and parts availability, working with our industry partners, we've been able to allocate multiple submarines to private shipyards in order to alleviate the disparity between demand and capacity within our public shipyards. Our first-ever Shipyard Infrastructure Optimization Plan, delivered to Congress earlier this year, establishes our road map to upgrade our dry docks, facilities and equipment to improve overall productivity.

  3. Luke Ryan:

    Shifting costs to' users' of the criminal legal system creates extraordinary hardships for defendants and their families, in addition to erecting sometimes insurmountable barriers to re-entry, legal financial obligations require probation and parole officers to allocate substantial time to acting as collection agents that could otherwise be devoted to rehabilitation and public safety.

  4. Herbert Simon, economist:

    What information consumes is rather obvious: it consumes the attention of its recipients. Hence, a wealth of information creates a poverty of attention and a need to allocate that attention efficiently among the overabundance of information sources that might consume it.

  5. Meck Sadick:

    The owners of those houses will be compensated and the government will also allocate them new sites.


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