set apart for a particular purpose or recipient; assigned or allotted: No committee participating in this event shall receive more than its allocated share of the funds raised.
the simple past tense and past participle of allocate.
- un·al·lo·cat·ed, adjective
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How to use allocated in a sentence
The company also did not immediately respond to a request to break out, in terms of percentages, how much of its media budget is allocated to experiential for this effort.‘More dollars to experiential’: Why Walmart is still using experiential marketing to pitch Walmart+ — even during coronavirus crisis | Kristina Monllos | October 27, 2020 | Digiday
They say it allocates more funding, and that you need to take care of places once you protect them.
The bill hasn’t made much progress, though states including Tennessee have allocated some of their state relief funding to rural broadband.Land O’ Lakes CEO calls for big federal spending on rural broadband | dzanemorris | October 26, 2020 | Fortune
In part one of my recent interview with Mike Blumenthal, local SEO expert and co-founder of customer experience management platform GatherUp, we spoke about the lack of resources Google allocates to addressing spam on Google Maps.Video: Mike Blumenthal on review attribution in local search | Barry Schwartz | October 26, 2020 | Search Engine Land
AI is likely to result in massive but poorly distributed financial gains, and this will both require and enable policymakers to rethink how they allocate resources and distribute wealth.It’s time to rethink the legal treatment of robots | Emily Luong | October 22, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
All the slots for arrivals and departures are allocated months in advance.Annoying Airport Delays Might Prevent You From Becoming the Next AirAsia 8501 | Clive Irving | January 6, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
The number of diplomats was pitiful (45 appointees in 1860), as was the amount of money allocated to them.
Congress initially allocated $200,000 to finish the work, but then rescinded the appropriations before it was spent.
The bill allocated billions of dollars for local jurisdictions to buy new machines.Commission Wants to Make Voting More Like Disneyland and Less Like the DMV | Ben Jacobs | January 23, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Boustany noted with pride that the omnibus allocated $1 billion dollars to the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund.
The transparent and unescapable meaning is death, but the alternatives allocated to the symbol are change and transformation.
It remains to give, also briefly, the divinatory significance allocated by the same art to the Trumps Major.
The figure has been said to stand for Truth, which is, however, more properly allocated to the seventeenth card.
Here the authority is Lvi, from whom is also derived the brief symbolism allocated to the twenty-two Keys.
Those from "del Norte" are considered Huchiun and those "del Este" are allocated to area 5.