See also: a lot, alot, and al·lot

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English allotten, from Old French aloter (Modern French allotir). à + lot.

VerbEdit

allot (third-person singular simple present allots, present participle allotting, simple past and past participle allotted)

  1. (transitive) To distribute or apportion by (or as if by) lot.
  2. (transitive) To assign or designate as a task or for a purpose.
    Each candidate was allotted five minutes to make a presentation in front of the judges.
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Etymology 2Edit

AdverbEdit

allot (not comparable)

  1. Misspelling of a lot.

NounEdit

allot (uncountable)

  1. Misspelling of a lot.

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Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈalloh(t)/

VerbEdit

allot

  1. first-person plural imperative of ii