Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Allotment; what is allotted or assigned to use.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete Allotment.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete Allotment

Etymologies

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Examples

  • 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.

    As You Like It

  • 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.

    Act I. Scene I. As You Like It

  • "Give me the poor allottery my father left me by testament, with that I will go buy me fortunes."

    The Armourer's Prentices

  • "Give me the poor allottery my father left me by testament, with that I will go buy me fortunes."

    The Armourer's Prentices

  • 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.

    As You Like It

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