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lot

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1 a small piece of land that is developed or available for development

  • the softball team often plays in the vacant lot down at the end of the street
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2 a considerable amount

  • you'll need to do a lot of studying for the test
  • you sure bought a lot of clothing
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all kinds (of), quite a bit

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3 a small area of usually open land

  • there were still plenty of Christmas trees available for sale in the lot
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4 a number of things considered as a unit

  • the auctioneer next introduced a lot containing several pieces of fine china
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the whole kit and caboodle

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5 a state or end that seemingly has been decided beforehand

  • will it always be my lot to be picked last in gym class?
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6 a group of people sharing a common interest and relating together socially

  • you should stop hanging out with that lot, or youʼll end up in trouble
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7 a usually small number of persons considered as a unit

  • the school has a very strong science department, because thereʼs not one bad teacher in the lot
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the whole kit and caboodle

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fate, destiny, lot, portion, doom mean a predetermined state or end. fate implies an inevitable and usually an adverse outcome.
    • the fate of the submarine is unknown
destiny implies something foreordained and often suggests a great or noble course or end.
    • the country's destiny to be a model of liberty to the world
lot and portion imply a distribution by fate or destiny, lot suggesting blind chance
    • it was her lot to die childless
, portion implying the apportioning of good and evil.
    • remorse was his daily portion
doom distinctly implies a grim or calamitous fate.
    • if the rebellion fails, his doom is certain

lot

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to give as a share or portion

  • everyone is lotted opportunities in life, and it's their responsibility to take them
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