v. t.1.To divide among several or many; to deal out; to apportion; to allot.
[imp. & p. p. Distributed; p. pr. & vb. n. Distributing.]
She did distribute her goods to all them that were nearest of kindred.
- Judith xvi. 24.
2.To dispense; to administer; as, to distribute justice.
3.To divide or separate, as into classes, orders, kinds, or species; to classify; to assort, as specimens, letters, etc.
4.(Printing) To separate (type which has been used) and return it to the proper boxes in the cases.
5.(Logic) To employ (a term) in its whole extent; to take as universal in one premise.
v. i.1.To make distribution.
Verb1.distribute - 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"
2.distribute - distribute or disperse widely; "The invaders spread their language all over the country"
Synonyms: spread
3.distribute - make available; "The publisher wants to distribute the book in Asia"
4.distribute - give out; "The teacher handed out the exams"
Synonyms: hand out, give out
5.distribute - cause to be distributed; "This letter is circulating among the faculty"
6.distribute - cause to become widely known; "spread information"; "circulate a rumor"; "broadcast the news"
7.distribute - spread throughout a given area; "the function distributes the values evenly"
8.distribute - be distributed or spread, as in statistical analyses; "Values distribute"
9.distribute - be mathematically distributive
10.distribute - to arrange in a systematic order; "stagger the chairs in the lecture hall"
Synonyms: stagger
administer, align, arrange, array, assign, assort, bestow, bestrew, broadcast, categorize, circulate, circumfuse, class, collocate, come across with, compose, convey, deal out, deliver, deliver over, diffract, diffuse, disburse, dish out, disperse, dispose, dispread, disseminate, diverge, divide, divide up, dole out, donate, dribble, fan out, file, fix, fork over, forward, give, give in, give out, give over, group, hand, hand in, hand out, hand over, line, line up, marshal, measure out, mete out, order, overscatter, oversow, overspread, parcel, parcel out, partition, pass, pass around, pass out, pass over, pay out, place, portion, portion out, present, propagate, prorate, publish, radiate, rally, range, ration, reach, regiment, render, resign, retail, scatter, set out, share out, sow, sow broadcast, space, splay, spoon out, spread, spread out, strew, surrender, transfer, turn over, utter
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