Translation of "allot" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /əˈlɒt/ us /-ˈlɑːt/ -tt-

to give something, especially a share of something available, for a particular purpose

repartir, asignar
They allotted everyone a separate desk.
They allotted a separate desk to everyone.
The ministry of culture will be allotted about 15% less this year.
Three hours have been allotted to/for this task.
The museum is planning to increase the amount of space allotted to modern art.
allotted adjective uk /əˈlɒt.ɪd/ us /-ˈlɑː.t̬ɪd/

(Translation of “allot” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /əˈlot/ (past tense, past participle allotted)

to give (each person) a fixed share of or place in (something)

distribuir, repartir
The funding committee have allotted all the money to the various people who applied for it.
allotment noun

(formal) an amount of something that is given as a share to someone.

his allotment of the inheritance.

(British ) a small part of a larger piece of public ground rented to a person to grow vegetables etc.


(Translation of “allot” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)