"apportion" Definition


  1. v. t. To divide and assign in just proportion; to divide and distribute proportionally; to portion out; to allot; as, to apportion undivided rights; to apportion time among various employments.

Dictionary Stats for "apportion"

Position in dictionary: 5662 of 111710 words.
Word Types: v. t.,
Words that start with apportion: 6
Words that end with apportion: 2
Words that contain apportion: 8
Next words in dictionary: apportionateness, apportioned, apportioner, apportioning, apportionment
Previous words in dictionary: apporter, appointor, appointment, appointive, appointing

Definition of apportion

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "apportion". The definition of the word "apportion" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "apportion", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.