Thesaurus

allocating

verb
present participle of allocate

Synonyms & Antonyms of allocating

3 to keep or intend for a special purpose
  • sliced the strawberries after first allocating all the nicest ones for the top of the cake

Synonyms for allocating

Words Related to allocating

Phrases Synonymous with allocating

Near Antonyms for allocating

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About allocating

Thesaurus Entries Near allocating

allocates

allocating

allocation

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Allocating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/allocating. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on allocating

Nglish: Translation of allocating for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of allocating for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!