Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


What you say in your pompous distribution only distributes you into your class and section.

The miser is happy when he hoards his gold; the philanthropist when he distributes his.

It separates its acquisitions and distributes them among the pigeon-holes of the memory.

Peter distributes the gifts, which the children receive only after they have been forgiven.

But he distributes these gifts by His Spirit in His appointed ways.

Are you to marry some merchant who distributes casks of turpentine about the country?

Then he distributes what he finds in the bags according to a pre-arranged order.

It receives the dispatches and distributes them among the sections.

And when the time for using comes, she distributes to each her just share.

We seem to see the family of a shepherd who distributes the milk of his flock.