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dispense

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of dispense

  1. to give out (something) to appropriate individuals <a conscientious pharmacist never dispenses pills to people without assurances that they understand the instructions> Synonyms allocate, apportion, deal (out), administer, distribute, dole out, hand out, mete (out), parcel (out), portion, prorateRelated Words admeasure, allot, allow, appropriate, assign, dish out, divide, divvy (up), dollop (out), lot, measure (out), part, proportion, ration, redistribute, set, share (out), split; bestow, disburse, furnish, issue, provide, share, supply; circulate, disperse, disseminate, scatter, spread; chip in, contribute, donate, pledge; reallocate, reapportionNear Antonyms begrudge, decline, deny, deprive (of), disallow, refuse, reject, withhold; niggle (out), pinch, skimp, stintAntonyms misallocate




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