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See definition of appropriations on Dictionary.com
  • nounallocation, setting aside
  • nounstealing

synonyms for appropriations

  • allotment
  • allowance
  • donation
  • funding
  • grant
  • provision
  • stipend
  • subsidy
  • apportionment
  • assignment
  • concession
  • giving
  • stipulation
  • budgeting
  • setting apart
  • sponsoring
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antonyms for appropriations

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  • bestowal
  • keeping
  • refusal
  • rejection
  • return
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How to use appropriations in a sentence

The income of the school fund has been three times used as a means of increasing the appropriations in the towns.
THOUGHTS ON EDUCATIONAL TOPICS AND INSTITUTIONSGEORGE S. BOUTWELL
In 1897 a heavy cut in our appropriations made it necessary to consider every possible method of retrenchment.
SILVER CHIMES IN SYRIAW. S. NELSON
It was supported by government appropriations and private philanthropy.
COLLEGES IN AMERICAJOHN MARSHALL BARKER
To these collections large additions have been made, at first mostly by gifts, but later by regular appropriations.
THE BROCHURE SERIES OF ARCHITECTURAL ILLUSTRATION, VOLUME 01, NO. 06, JUNE 1895VARIOUS
Such appropriations were used mainly for testing timber strength and the conditions affecting quality.
OUR NATIONAL FORESTSRICHARD H. DOUAI BOERKER
Fortunately there are other appropriations and funds and each year sees more money available for this most important work.
OUR NATIONAL FORESTSRICHARD H. DOUAI BOERKER
Would she not want a seat in the legislature to protect her property, a vote to control appropriations and taxes?
THE COLLEGE, THE MARKET, AND THE COURTCAROLINE H. DALL
Increased appropriations for enlarged staffs of inspectors to enforce labor legislation.
HARPER'S PICTORIAL LIBRARY OF THE WORLD WAR, VOLUME XIIVARIOUS
The recommendation of the General of the Army that appropriations be made for the forts at Boston.
COMPLETE STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESSES FROM 1790 TO 2006VARIOUS
For several years Congress failed to provide adequate appropriations either for the development of the Park or for its protection.
YOUR NATIONAL PARKSENOS A. MILLS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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