Meaning of “ration sth out” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “ration sth out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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ration sth out

phrasal verb with ration uk /ˈræʃən/ us verb [ T ]

to give something to a person or group of people in small amounts, because not much is available, or to divide something between a group of people:

The available money was rationed out among the applicants for grants.

(Definition of “ration sth out” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)