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Meaning of "allottery" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ALLOTTERY

allottery  [əˈlɒtərɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ALLOTTERY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Allottery is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ALLOTTERY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of allottery in the English dictionary

The definition of allottery in the dictionary is an allotment, allocation.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ALLOTTERY


battery
ˈbætərɪ
commentary
ˈkɒməntərɪ
directory
dɪˈrɛktərɪ
documentary
ˌdɒkjʊˈmɛntərɪ
eatery
ˈiːtərɪ
elementary
ˌɛlɪˈmɛntərɪ
factory
ˈfæktərɪ
history
ˈhɪstərɪ
introductory
ˌɪntrəˈdʌktərɪ
inventory
ˈɪnvəntərɪ
laboratory
ləˈbɒrətərɪ
lottery
ˈlɒtərɪ
military
ˈmɪlɪtərɪ
mystery
ˈmɪstərɪ
pottery
ˈpɒtərɪ
sansculotterie
ˌsɒŋkjʊˈlɒtərɪ
snottery
ˈsnɒtərɪ
territory
ˈtɛrɪtərɪ
tottery
ˈtɒtərɪ
victory
ˈvɪktərɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ALLOTTERY

allot
allotetraploid
allotetraploidy
allotheism
allotment
allotriomorphic
allotrope
allotropic
allotropically
allotropism
allotropous
allotropy
allotted
allottee
allotter
allotting
allotype
allotypic
allotypically
allotypy

WORDS THAT END LIKE ALLOTTERY

assault and battery
buttery
cattery
cemetery
chattery
dry battery
dry-cell battery
field battery
flattery
fluttery
glittery
guttery
jittery
National Lottery
nuttery
postcode lottery
rattery
sluttery
solar battery
storage battery
twittery

Synonyms and antonyms of allottery in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «allottery» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ALLOTTERY

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The translations of allottery from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «allottery» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

allottery
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

allottery
570 millions of speakers

English

allottery
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

allottery
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

allottery
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

allottery
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

allottery
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

allottery
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

allottery
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Allottery
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

allottery
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

allottery
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

allottery
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Allottery
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

allottery
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

allottery
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वाटप
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

allottery
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

allottery
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

allottery
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

allottery
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

allottery
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

allottery
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

allottery
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

allottery
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

allottery
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of allottery

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ALLOTTERY»

The term «allottery» is used very little and occupies the 190.254 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ALLOTTERY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about allottery

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ALLOTTERY»

Discover the use of allottery in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to allottery and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Shakespeare's As You Like It: Late Elizabethan Culture and ...
He releases it only after he demands that Oliver “allow me such exercises [ employment] as may become a gentleman, or give me the poor allottery my father left me by testament” (1.1.67–69). Orlando takes his hand from Oliver's throat only  ...
Maurice A. Hunt, 2008
2
The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, in Sixteen ...
the poor allottery my father lest me by testament ; with that I will go buy my fortunes. O/i. And what wilt thou do? beg, when that is spent? Well, sir, get you in : l will nor long be troubled with you Lyou shall have some part os your will: l pray you, ...
William Shakespeare, 1794
3
The Merchant of Venice
24 lottery Merchant detects a pun on 'allottery' meaning 'portion' as in AYLI 1.1.73 , 'the poor allottery my father left me'. 25 these This may well indicate that the caskets are on the stage, having been revealed by the drawing back of a curtain at ...
William Shakespeare, M. M. Mahood, 2003
4
Plays of Shakespeare Selected and Prepared for Use in ...
10 Allottery is portion ; that which is allotted. n Morrow is wanting here in the original. The use of it in the preceding speech shows that it ought to be repeated in this, and so it is by Mr. Dyce. Cha. There's no news at the Court, sir, but the SC.
William Shakespeare, Henry Norman Hudson, 1871
5
Shakspere's Comedy of As You Like It. For the use of Rugby ...
... obscuring and hiding from me all gentlemanlike qualities: the spirit of my father grows strong in me, and I will no longer endure it: therefore allow me such exercises as may become a gentleman, or give me the poor allottery“ my father left me ...
William Shakespeare, 1868
6
Dictionary of obsolete and provincial English
Somerset. Allonely, adv. Exclusively. See Alonely. Ali.oo.uy, s. (Lat.) The act of addressing a person. Allottery, s. An allotment. Allow me such exercises as may become a gentleman, or give me the poor allottery my father left me bv testament.
Thomas Wright, 1857
7
A Dictionary of the Language of Shakspeare
If he had been forgotten, It had been as a gap in our great feast, And all-thing unbecoming. lilacbeth, 1. ALL-THING. ALLICHOLY. Melancholy. Now, my young guest,—methinks you're allieholy. Two Gentlemen of Verona, iv. 2. ALLOTTERY.
Swynfen Jervis, 1868
8
Werke: Comedies: Much ado about nothing. The merry wives of ...
... obscuring and hiding from me all gentlemanlike qualities: the spirit of my father grows strong in me, and I will no longer endure it; therefore, allow me such exercises as may become a gentleman, or give me the poor allottery “ my father left ...
William Shakespeare, Nikolaus Delius, 1859
9
As You Like It (the New Hudson Shakespeare)
The spirit of my father grows strong in me, and I will no longer endure it: therefore allow me such exercises as may become a gentleman, or give me the poor allottery my father left me by testament; with that I will go buy my fortunes. 67 Oliver.
William Shakespeare, 2008
10
An index to the remarkable passages and words made use of by ...
Five days we do allot thee for provision to shield thee from disasters of the \vorld - _ - - Lear. I Allottery. Give me the poor allottery my father left me by testament; with that I will go buy my fortunes - - As You Like It. I Allow. That will allow me very  ...
Samuel Ayscough, William Shakespeare, 1827

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Allottery [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/allottery>. Apr 2020 ».
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