Synonyms and Antonyms of allotment
1 a sum of money allotted for a specific use by official or formal action the library budget was reduced, while allotments for city officials' travel expenses were increased Synonyms of allotment allocation, appropriation, annuity, entitlement, grant, subsidy, subventionWords Related to allotment aid, assistance, block grant, grant-in-aid, set-aside; foreign aid, relief, state aid; advance, allowance, benefit, bequest, endowment, fund, legacy, stipend, trust, trust fund
2 something belonging to, due to, or contributed by an individual member of a group every kindergartner received colored paper, scissors, and an allotment of paste to make paper chains Synonyms of allotment share, allowance, cut, end, part, piece, portion, proportion, quota, slice, takeWords Related to allotment lot, ration; commission, percentage; member, partition, section, segmentNear Antonyms of allotment aggregate, composite, compound, pool, sum, total, totality; whole
3 the act or process of giving out something to each member of a group the allotment of exhibition space at the annual trade show is always fraught with politics and infighting Synonyms of allotment admeasurement, allocation, distribution, apportionment, disbursement, dispensation, division, issuanceWords Related to allotment reallocation, reapportionment, redistribution, redivision, repartition; division, partition, separation
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