usually implies the allowance of a fixed amount for a specific purpose to allocate $50 for books
connotes the just, proportionate, often uniform distribution of a fixed number of portions
both imply the giving of a share or portion with no indication of uniform distribution, assign having the extra connotation of authoritativeness I was assigned the task of allotting the seats
Find another word for allot. In this page you can discover 57 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for allot, like: allocate, assign, give, mete-out, allow, bestow, dole out, set apart, set-aside, designate and earmark.
We know too little of the facts to allot blame to either of them.
They were much missed, but fifteen years elapsed before Sir James Graham (then home secretary) decided to allot a few constables in plain clothes for that purpose as a tentative measure.
The Gautsch redistribution bill proposed to increase the number of constituencies from 4 2 5 to 455, to allot a fixed number of constituencies to each province and, within each province, to each race according to its numbers and tax-paying capacity.
Allot a specific amount to spend, then begin shopping in earnest.
Allot yourself $20 to buy any of the songs you'll need.