Translation of "ration" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /ˈræʃ·ən/ us /ˈræʃ·ən/

the amount of something that you are allowed to have when there is little of it

割当量, 配給量
a food/petrol ration
verb uk /ˈræʃən/ us /ˈræʃ·ən/

to give people only a small amount of something because there is little of it

They might have to start rationing water.

(Translation of “ration” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)