allot
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to assign)
a. asignar
The debate committee allotted each participant two minutes for closing remarks.El comité de debate asignó a cada participante dos minutos para los comentarios finales.
b. adjudicar
The farmer allotted 10 acres of land to a charity and the rest he left to his family in his will.El granjero adjudicó 10 acres de tierra a una organización benéfica y el resto se lo dejó a su familia en su testamento.
2. (to distribute)
a. distribuir
Congress allots funds to every federal agency.El Congreso distribuye fondos a cada agencia federal.
b. repartir
The coach allotted tickets to each player to give to their family for the game.El entrenador les repartió boletos para el partido a los jugadores para dar a sus familiares.
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allot
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. asignar
in the allotted timeen el tiempo asignado
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allot [əˈlɒt]
transitive verb
1 (assign) [+task, share, time] asignar;to a
the space allotted to each contributor el espacio asignado a cada colaborador; we finished in the time allotted terminamos en el tiempo previsto; he was allotted the role of villain le dieron el papel de malo
2 (distribute) repartir; distribuir
Shares in those companies have been equally allotted among 15 investment funds tickets are allotted on a first-come first-served basis
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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