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synonyms for disburse

  • contribute
  • dispense
  • distribute
  • expend
  • pony up
  • acquit
  • deal
  • defray
  • disperse
  • divide
  • give
  • partition
  • use
  • ante up
  • come across
  • come through
  • come up with
  • cough up
  • divvy
  • dole out
  • foot the bill
  • lay out
  • measure out
  • outlay
  • pay out
  • put out
  • shell out
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antonyms for disburse

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  • hold
  • keep
  • take
  • attach
  • collect
  • combine
  • gather
  • join
  • unite
  • deposit
  • hoard
  • retain
  • save
  • set aside
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How to use disburse in a sentence

It has already raised and disbursed several hundreds of thousands of dollars in grants to groups it has vetted.
WANT TO FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE EFFECTIVELY? HERE’S WHERE TO DONATE YOUR MONEY.SIGAL SAMUELSEPTEMBER 17, 2020VOX
Some forward-looking governments and central banks are combining the two, by using digital technology to disburse funds quickly and efficiently, and unlocking more data about the shape of the economic recovery.
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There are new FEMA grant programs for 2020 that will disburse $660 million in funding for what the agency calls “pre-disaster mitigation,” focusing on resiliency against flooding and the relocation of vulnerable communities.
FEMA SPENDS MORE PREPARING FOR TERRORISM THAN HURRICANESRACHEL SCHALLOMAUGUST 27, 2020FORTUNE
An analysis of preparedness grants disbursed by FEMA shows the agency spends far more on counter-terror than natural disasters.
FEMA SPENDS MORE PREPARING FOR TERRORISM THAN HURRICANESRACHEL SCHALLOMAUGUST 27, 2020FORTUNE
They try to preserve the link between employer and employee by disbursing financial aid through firms rather than through the unemployment system.
HOW TO PREVENT ANOTHER GREAT DEPRESSION (EP. 421)STEPHEN J. DUBNERJUNE 11, 2020FREAKONOMICS
He ridiculed the notion that King Philip either could or would freely disburse 600,000 crowns on the mere word of Cobham.
SIR WALTER RALEGHWILLIAM STEBBING
Better disburse $25 or $50 in procuring sound expert advice than spend weeks, months and years chasing a mirage or will-o'-wisp.
HOW TO SUCCEED AS AN INVENTORGOODWIN B. SMITH
Dont disburse sterilized charity, then, but keep hard-hearted.
ITALIAN HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARFRANCIS MILTOUN
Their maintenance should not be a burden to the nation; he himself would disburse all their expenses from his private purse.
THE REVOLT OF THE NETHERLANDS, COMPLETEFRIEDRICH SCHILLER
And the question is, which section in this country can you trust to collect and disburse that revenue?
THE WORKS OF ROBERT G. INGERSOLL, VOL. 9 (OF 12)ROBERT G. INGERSOLL
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WORDS RELATED TO DISBURSE

  • apply
  • apportion
  • authorize
  • bring
  • contribute
  • deal
  • deliver
  • disburse
  • distribute
  • dole out
  • execute
  • extend
  • furnish
  • give
  • impose
  • inflict
  • issue
  • measure out
  • mete out
  • offer
  • perform
  • portion
  • proffer
  • provide
  • regulate
  • serve
  • supply
  • tender
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