Thesaurus / parcel out

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The prisoners stood quietly, waiting for the attendant to parcel out weapons to them.

Warrior of the DawnHoward Carleton Browne

He knew well enough, though he did not parcel out his knowledge into formal answers.

The Lady of Loyalty HouseJustin Huntly McCarthy

He went very fast to the outside door of the car, opened it, and threw the parcel out.

Nelly's Silver MineHelen Hunt Jackson

The Queen indignantly demanded when she heard of it, "Who gave permission to Columbus to parcel out my vassals to anyone?"

He suddenly attacked him, and began to pull the parcel out of his hands.

She stowed her parcel out of sight, and drew the curtains, and began to undress.

Meg's FriendAlice Abigail Corkran

Mr. Hayley stooped, really with the innocent intention of moving the parcel out of the way.

Good Old AnnaMarie Belloc Lowndes

They wanted to parcel out a big contest for a name for mankind's second planet.

Operation: Outer SpaceWilliam Fitzgerald Jenkins

Both the men then left the room, and the prisoner entered, who pushed rudely against him and seized the parcel out of his hands.

Continue this work after me; parcel out the kingdoms, sow discord between the nobles.

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

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