lot

lot
n
1. straw, pebble, counter, check, chip, number; die, Inf. bone.
2. lottery, drawing, pulling, drawing straws, casting lots; sweepstakes, raffle.
3. luck, chance, hazard, gamble, Archaic. hap; random shot, tossup, pot luck; fortuity, serendipity, fluke, stroke, happenstance, lucky pick, lucky number.
4. fortune, fate, destiny, kismet; circumstances, estate, state, condition, situation, status, station; portion, cup, plight, end, final lot, doom; Inf. the way the cookie crumbles or the ball bounces.
5. part, share, interest, alloted share or portion, apportionment, allotment, measure; allowance, proportion, ration, dole, pittance, Archaic. meed; commission, percentage, Inf. cut, Sl. rake-off, Sl. whack, Sl. piece of the pie.
6. plot, tract, patch, plat; division, field, piece of ground, property, house lot, building lot; block, square, section.
7. parcel, packet, package, set, bundle, pack, batch, load, shipment; collection, clutter, Inf. mess, Sl. slew.
8. group, party, band, crew, outfit, pack, cohort; flock, company, body, complement, contingent, Inf. crowd, Inf. team, Inf. string, Inf. stable; troop, gang, army, multitude, host, Sl. mob.
9.Informal. kind, sort, ilk, type; variety, species, family, class, order; tribe, clan, race, strain, blood, breed, caste.
10. a lot, lots
Informal. deal, good or great deal, a great quantity, quantity, much, much of a muchness; volume, mass, mountain, load, tons, barrels, worlds, acres, oceans, heap, heaps, pile, piles, stack, stacks, loads, slews; mint, peck, oodles, gobs, scads; considerable, considerable number, many, numerous; Sl. boodle, Sl. caboodle, Dial. aplenty.
11. throw one’s lot in with
join fortunes with, make common cause with, ally or align oneself with, link up with; wed, marry, bind, league, affiliate, combine with, join, Inf. throw in with, Sl. hook up with; support, stand with or by, stand up with, go with, run with, join forces with, make a commitment to, pledge one's support to, Inf. jump on the bandwagon, Inf. join the parade.
v
12. allot, allocate, share or parcel out, divide, Inf. cut up the pie; assign, earmark, tag, mark or por- tion off, assign to.

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  • lot — lot …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • LOT — L Dernier grand affluent de la Garonne, sur sa rive droite, le Lot se compare naturellement à son voisin, le Tarn: même origine, le mont Lozère (ici le versant nord); même direction est ouest; longueur, bassin et alimentation de même ordre: 481… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • LOT — (Heb. לוֹט), son of Haran, grandson of Terah, and nephew of abraham (Gen. 11:27). Upon Haran s death in Ur, Terah took Lot with him when, with Abraham and Sarah, he left the city for the land of Canaan. After Terah s death in Haran (11:32),… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • LOT — (lo:t) steht für: beim Löten das Lötmittel, siehe Lot (Metall) eine alte Masseeinheit, siehe Lot (Einheit) in der Geometrie eine gerade Linie, die auf einer anderen Geraden oder einer Ebene rechtwinklig steht, siehe Lot (Mathematik) in der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lot — • Nephew of Abraham Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Lot     Lot     † Catholic Encyclopedia …   Catholic encyclopedia

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  • Lot — (l[o^]t), n. [AS. hlot; akin to hle[ o]tan to cast lots, OS. hl[=o]t lot, D. lot, G. loos, OHG. l[=o]z, Icel. hlutr, Sw. lott, Dan. lod, Goth. hlauts. Cf. {Allot}, {Lotto}, {Lottery}.] [1913 Webster] 1. That which happens without human design or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Lot (AT) — Lot mit seinen beiden Töchtern (Lucas van Leyden ca. 1509) Lot war nach dem biblischen Bericht in der Genesis der Sohn von Haran und damit ein Neffe Abrahams, mit welchem er aus Mesopotamien mit Familie und Herden in Kanaan einwanderte, wo sie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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