verb (used with object), lot·ted, lot·ting.
verb (used without object), lot·ted, lot·ting.
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Origin of lot
OTHER WORDS FROM lotlotter, nounin·ter·lot, verb (used with object) in·ter·lot·ted, in·ter·lot·ting.sublot, nounun·lot·ted, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for lot
There will undoubtedly be lots of changes, but as of press time, here’s a glimpse at some of the cinematic delights waiting for LGBTQ audiences.
So both of these companies may lose a lot of their overseas exposure.The U.S. has nailed Chinese companies this year. Why hasn’t Beijing retaliated?|Veta Chan|September 17, 2020|Fortune
I think this year has been unprecedented in a lot of ways, and when things are very different than what they have been, people are fearful.Mobilizing the National Guard Doesn’t Mean Your State Is Under Martial Law. Usually.|by Logan Jaffe|September 17, 2020|ProPublica
If you’ve got a lot of that going for you, then striking oil can be a blessing.Does Anyone Really Know What Socialism Is? (Ep. 408 Rebroadcast)|Stephen J. Dubner|September 17, 2020|Freakonomics
“It helped me a lot having to run for a while,” Davies said.A Canadian Teenager Is One Of The Fastest Soccer Players In The World|Julian McKenzie|September 16, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
I think a lot of it has to do with the attitude and the energy behind it and the honesty.‘Black Dynamite’ Presents Police Brutality: The Musical|Stereo Williams|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
There was a lot of positive feedback from people interested in non-gender binary people.
If anything the work the two cops and the maintenance guy were doing deserves more respect and probably helped a lot more people.
A lot of people ring in the New Year with vows to lose weight and exercise.How Skinny Is Too Skinny? Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models|Carrie Arnold|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And extortion makes a lot more sense before a story hits the news wire, not after.
If the "Y" Beach lot press their advantage they may cut off the enemy troops on the toe of the Peninsula.
In the old world, poverty seemed, and poverty was, the natural and inevitable lot of the greater portion of mankind.
Seen thus poverty became rather a blessing than a curse, or at least a dispensation prescribing the proper lot of man.
Then the enemy's howitzers and field guns had it all their own way, forcing attack to yield a lot of ground.
I have seen a lot of Bolshevik propaganda and it is not very convincing stuff.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
British Dictionary definitions for lot (1 of 3)
adverb (preceded by a) informal
verb lots, lotting or lotted
Word Origin for lot
British Dictionary definitions for lot (2 of 3)
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Idioms and Phrases with lot
see a lot; carry (a lot of) weight; cast one's lot with; fat chance (lot); have (a lot) going for one; have a lot on one's plate; leave a lot to be desired; quite a bit (lot); think a lot of.