What is another word for allocating?

Pronunciation: [ˈaləkˌe͡ɪtɪŋ] (IPA)

Allocating is the act of assigning a certain amount or a specific portion of something to a particular person, group, or purpose. Some synonyms commonly used for this word include assigning, allotting, distributing, apportioning, earmarking, designating, portioning, and disbursing. Allocating resources, such as money or time, is a crucial aspect of managing projects, businesses, and organizations. Proper allocation ensures that resources are used for their intended purposes and that they are distributed in a fair and efficient manner. Knowing different synonyms for allocating helps in conveying the intended meaning more precisely and effectively in written and verbal communication.

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Usage examples for Allocating

Hitherto in Australia efforts to change the system for another allocating the surplus on a basis of population have not been successful.
"The Framework of Home Rule"
Erskine Childers
You'll excuse me, he said after a moment, but I gather that the whole scheme must be well under weigh, since you have arrived at allocating the proceeds.
"Brother Copas"
Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
It is likely that injuries, particularly those immediately after the event, could overwhelm medical capabilities, necessitating a system of allocating medical resources to those who could be helped the most.
"An Assessment of the Consequences and Preparations for a Catastrophic California Earthquake: Findings and Actions Taken Prepared By Federal Emergency Management Agency"

Famous quotes with Allocating

  • Second of all, I don't think Wall Street is doing what it's supposed to be doing, even after the shameful performance of the last two years. They're are not allocating capital.
    Howard Dean
  • Well-functioning financial systems are important in achieving sustained economic growth. They play a crucial role in channeling household savings into the corporate sector and allocating investment funds among firms.
    Toshihiko Fukui
  • But what we're determined to do, and what the reforms will do is to make sure this system goes back to its core purpose of taking the savings of Americans and from investors around the world and allocating those to people with an idea, not just the largest companies in the country, but to small businesses with an idea and a plan for growing.
    Timothy Geithner
  • I suspect that many corporations have begun to understand that they have an important role to play in the lives of their communities, and that allocating funds to support local groups helps them discharge that function and also burnish their image.
    David Rockefeller
  • For the metropolis presents the peculiar conditions which are revealed to us as the opportunities and the stimuli for the development of both these ways of allocating roles to men.
    Georg Simmel

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