- to roll out (ink) on the table to attain the proper consistency.
- to return (type) to the proper place after printing.
Origin of distribute
synonym study for distribute
OTHER WORDS FROM distributedis·trib·ut·a·ble, adjectivepre·dis·trib·ute, verb (used with object), pre·dis·trib·ut·ed, pre·dis·trib·ut·ing.
How to use distribute in a sentence
In addition, manufacturing and distributing this vaccine is a monumental logistical and security challenge.We can’t rely on just one company to distribute COVID vaccines|jakemeth|November 20, 2020|Fortune
They are poised to distribute the first doses of vaccine within hours of a regulatory decision.Pfizer and BioNTech will seek regulatory clearance of their coronavirus vaccine|Carolyn Y. Johnson|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
The state’s health department plans to work with licensed vaccine providers to distribute coronavirus vaccines, including pharmacy chains such as Walgreens or grocery store outlets like Food City.Virginia’s coronavirus numbers are rising. Here’s what you need to know.|Antonio Olivo|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Obtaining that permission would allow Pfizer to distribute its vaccine to high-risk populations, like healthcare workers.A Chinese vaccine maker says it’s inoculated 1 million people—even though its trials are incomplete|Grady McGregor|November 20, 2020|Fortune
That year, the joint congressional committee released tickets in early January to members of the House of Representatives, who distributed them to their constituents.What will Inauguration Day look like amid a pandemic?|Emily Davies, Justin Jouvenal|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
And in many cases al-Shabab insisted on distributing the aid, keeping much of it for itself, according to ODI.
Africans are on the front lines of humanitarian efforts, distributing life-saving aid in dangerous environments.Why the US-Africa Summit Was Important and Why It Wasn't Enough|John Prendergast|August 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She suggests distributing a letter to neighbors describing the person so that they may be on alert.Is It Wrong for Parents to Lock Up Their Disabled Kids?|Elizabeth Picciuto|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sewage pipes burst on the 7th floor of the building, distributing a strong, rotten smell that seemed to match the mood.
There are at least 30 companies distributing foreign films now.Sony Pictures Classics’ Michael Barker and Tom Bernard on Woody Allen and the State of Indie Film|Richard Porton|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All testified to the importance attached to Corstopitum as a storehouse and distributing centre.The Towns of Roman Britain|James Oliver Bevan
A kind-hearted Christian lady passed through the wards one day distributing religious tracts.A Raw Recruit's War Experiences|Ansel D. Nickerson
Callahan began distributing the work to various groups, and I went back to my office.The Professional Approach|Charles Leonard Harness
The lids of the boxes were pried off with bayonets, and the Sergeants ran along the companies distributing the packages.
"It might be," said Shorty, with visions of distributing hardtack to the hungry boys warping his judgment.