What is another word for allocates?

Pronunciation: [ˈaləkˌe͡ɪts] (IPA)

Allocates is a word that is commonly used in various fields to mean the distribution or assignment of resources or tasks. However, there are several synonyms for allocates that can be used based on the context of the sentence. Some of the synonyms include apportions, assigns, distributes, earmarks, dispenses, allots, designates, divides, distributes, issues, parcelling, and portions. For instance, you may allocate resources to a particular project or task, or you may apportion funds evenly among different programs or departments. All of these synonyms can be used interchangeably with allocates to convey the same meaning and to make the writing more interesting.

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Usage examples for Allocates

Koellner's Symbolik allocates it to Gaul.
"Historical Introductions to the Symbolical Books of the Evangelical Lutheran Church"
Friedrich Bente
Sometimes it fixes prices, allocates the surplus or distributes the loss.
"Public Opinion"
Walter Lippmann
It allocates natural resources, and controls the issue of credit.
"Public Opinion"
Walter Lippmann

Famous quotes with Allocates

  • And I have to say, I agree with some of the criticisms that some have made about that state program which allocates the grant money on a very rigid formula all across the country, with a certain percentage to each state.
    Michael Chertoff
  • When the government allocates monopoly rights to frequency, and there are only a handful in each community, it's picking the winners in the competition.
    Robert McChesney

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