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dole
Definition:
That which is doled out; a gratuity.

Synonyms:

noun
allowance, allocation
allotment, alms, apportionment, benefit, charity, dispensation, distribution, division, donation, gift, grant, gratuity, handout, living wage, mite, modicum, parcel, pittance, portion, quota, relief, share, subsistence, trifle.
charity
aid, allotment, gift, relief, welfare.
depression
abjection, blahs, bleakness, cheerlessness, dispiritedness, dreariness, gloominess, heavyheartedness, lowness, melancholia, woefulness, Abjectness, Disconsolation, Melancholias, the blues, the blue, heaviness of heart, lugubriosity.
dole
pogey, pogy.
dole out
administer, allocate, allot, apportion, assign, dish out, dispense, distribute, give out, hand out, issue, mete out, ration, deal (out), share (out), divide (up).
gift
donation.
handout
alms.
philanthropy
good works, good work.
possession
dole.
regret
ruefulness, self-accusation, self-condemnation, self-disgust, self-reproach, regretfulness.
verb
give
allot, allow, ascribe, assign, assist, attribute, award, bequeath, bestow, consign, contribute, deliver, devote, disburse, dispense, donate, endow, expend, extend, fund, furnish, give, grant, help, impart, lavish, lend, offer, pay, pledge, present, provide, ration, render, send, serve, share, shower, submit, supply, tender.
pay
bankroll, compensate, discharge, refund, reimburse, remit, remunerate, repay, reward, settle, Retribute.
scatter
detach, diffract, diffuse, disconnect, disintegrate, dislocate, disorder, disperse, dissolve, distribute, diverge, evanesce, evaporate, radiate, refract, scatter, separate.
Examples of usage:
  1. 25. I am filled full of longing pain and memory and dole, iii. – Tales from the Arabic Volume 3 by John Payne
  2. I was jealous the cast wouldn't go round, for they all insisted on having the dole, and a full slice, too- the gentlemen declaring they were hungry after their drive. – Brother Copas by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  3. The free dole of corn which the inhabitants of the capital had been receiving ever since the days of Constantine was abolished, and the populace bore the privation without demur. – The Byzantine Empire by Charles William Chadwick Oman
  4. O delicate in dole and grief, Ye Persian women! – Suppliant Maidens and Other Plays by AEschylus
  5. Under such circumstances to dole away time which has no value to him, and to cheat hunger and want, is esteemed a trait of philosophy. – The Myth of Hiawatha, and Other Oral Legends, Mythologic and Allegoric, of the North American Indians by Henry R. Schoolcraft

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