parcel out

Definition of parcel out

  1. :  to divide or share (something) among different people, groups, etc. The money was parceled out to local charities. They plan to parcel the tickets out in a lottery. We need to stop parceling out the blame for this problem and start working on a solution.

Word by Word Definitions

parcelplay
  1. :  fragment, portion

    :  a volume of a fluid (as air) considered as a single entity within a greater volume of the same fluid

    :  a tract or plot of land

  1. :  partly

  1. :  part-time, partial

  1. :  to divide into parts :  distribute

    :  to make up into a parcel :  wrap

    :  to cover (as a rope) with strips of canvas or tape

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball


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