- Word Combinations (verb)
|part of speech:
||meted, metes, meting
||to apportion or distribute (usu. fol. by out).
The teacher meted out punishments to tardy students.
- admeasure, allocate, allot, apportion, dish out, dispense, distribute, parcel, portion, ration
- similar words:
- assign, deal, disburse, dole, measure out
||ration, share, split, supply