Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “allot” en inglés

See all translations

allot

verb [T] uk   /əˈlɒt/ us    /-ˈlɑːt/ (-tt-)
to give something, especially a share of something available, for a particular purpose: [+ two objects] 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/
Did you finish your essay in the allotted time (= the time available)?
(Definition of allot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de allot
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “allot” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

ellipsis

a situation in which words are left out of a sentence but the sentence can still be understood

Palabra del día

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Aprende más 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Aprende más