Definition of parcel out
- 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.
: fragment, portion
: a volume of a fluid (such as air) considered as a single entity within a greater volume of the same fluid
: a tract or plot of land
: part-time, partial
: to divide into parts : distribute
: to make up into a parcel : wrap
: to cover (something, such as a rope) with strips of canvas or tape
: in a direction away from the inside or center
: from among others
: eject, oust
: to identify publicly as being such secretly
: to become publicly known
used as a function word to indicate an outward movement
: situated outside : external
: situated at a distance : outlying
: 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
: in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats
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