parcel+out

  • 1 parcel out — (something) to give parts of something to different people. The bookkeeper spent yesterday parceling out the profits from the deal. The settlement is very small and I m glad I m not the one who has to parcel it out …

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  • 2 parcel out — index allocate, allot, apportion, disburse (distribute), dispense, disperse (disseminate), dispose …

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  • 3 parcel out to — index delegate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 parcel out — verb administer or bestow, as in small portions administer critical remarks to everyone present dole out some money shell out pocket money for the children deal a blow to someone the machine dispenses soft drinks • Syn: ↑distribute, ↑ …

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  • 5 parcel out — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms parcel out : present tense I/you/we/they parcel out he/she/it parcels out present participle parcelling out past tense parcelled out past participle parcelled out to share something among several people …

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  • 6 parcel out — PHRASAL VERB If you parcel out something, you divide it into several parts or amounts and give them to different people. [V P n (not pron)] They signed an agreement that parcelled out the Middle East into several spheres of influence. [Also V n… …

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  • 7 parcel out — Synonyms and related words: administer, align, allocate, allot, apportion, array, collocate, compose, cut up, deal, deal out, disburse, dispense, disperse, dispose, distribute, district, divide, divide up, divvy, divvy up, dole, dole out, fix,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 8 parcel out — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. allot, allocate, measure (out); see distribute 1 , give 1 , share 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) I verb To give out in portions or shares: deal (out), dispense, distribute, divide, dole out, portion (out), ration (out),… …

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  • 9 parcel out — v. (B) she parceled out the work to us * * * (B) she parcel outed out the work to us …

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  • 10 parcel out — verb To divide into portions or chunks; to ration. Its a large job, but if we parcel it out among several people over several weeks, it shouldnt be too difficult …

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  • 11 parcel out — {v.} To give out in parts or shares; divide. * /He parceled out the remaining food to the workers./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 12 parcel out — {v.} To give out in parts or shares; divide. * /He parceled out the remaining food to the workers./ …

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  • 13 parcel\ out — v To give out in parts or shares; divide. He parceled out the remaining food to the workers …

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  • 14 parcel out something — parcel out (something) to give parts of something to different people. The bookkeeper spent yesterday parceling out the profits from the deal. The settlement is very small and I m glad I m not the one who has to parcel it out …

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  • 15 parcel out again — index redistribute Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 16 Parcel — Par cel, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Parceled}or {Parcelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Parceling} or {Parcelling}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To divide and distribute by parts or portions; often with out or into. Their woes are parceled, mine are general. Shak. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 parcel — ► NOUN 1) an object or collection of objects wrapped in paper in order to be carried or sent by post. 2) a quantity or amount of something, in particular land. ► VERB (parcelled, parcelling; US parceled, parceling) 1) make (something) into a par …

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  • 18 parcel — par|cel1 S3 [ˈpa:səl US ˈpa:r ] n ↑sticker, ↑string [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: Latin particula; PARTICLE] 1.) especially BrE an object that has been wrapped in paper or put in a special envelope, especially so that it can be sent by… …

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  • 19 parcel — [[t]pɑ͟ː(r)s(ə)l[/t]] parcels, parcelling, parcelled (in AM, use parceling, parceled) 1) N COUNT A parcel is something wrapped in paper, usually so that it can be sent to someone by post. [mainly BRIT] ...parcels of food and clothing... He had a… …

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  • 20 parcel — I UK [ˈpɑː(r)s(ə)l] / US [ˈpɑrs(ə)l] noun [countable] Word forms parcel : singular parcel plural parcels * 1) something wrapped in paper or in a large envelope to be sent by post 2) a section of a piece of land • See: part I II UK [ˈpɑː(r)s(ə)l]… …

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