Thesaurus > Related Words: dispense

  Words related to dispense

Related / Similar Words: administer, distribute, mete out, deal, parcel out, lot, shell out, deal out, dish out, allot, dole out

 

Definition:
  • give or apply (medications);
  • 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";
  • grant a dispensation; grant an exemption; "I was dispensed from this terrible task";

  •  
    See Also: waive, relinquish, forgo, foreswear, dispense with

     

    Hyponyms: transfuse, digitalize, inject, shoot, give, assign, allot, portion, reallot, deal, apply

     

    Entailments: give, apply

     

    Derivational Morphology: dispensary, dispensation, administration, giving medication, allotment, apportionment, apportioning, allocation, parceling, parcelling, assignation, dispenser, deal, distribution, allocator, distributor, distributer, electrical distributor

     

     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z