Example sentences for: allotted

How can you use “allotted” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The consensus is that he's lost his marbles--his microphone was cut off when he didn't stop at the end of his allotted ten minutes.

  • Well, the time allotted by the state for gathering petition signatures runs between Nov. 30 and Jan.

  • He diligently applied himself to the kind of work allotted in the Stalinist era, documenting official marches and construction projects in the hinterlands.

  • Perhaps because Jerusalem was in neutral territory not allotted to any of the twelve rival tribes of Israel, David made it the capital of his newly formed kingdom and brought the most talented artisans, dedicated priests, magical poets and musicians, and the most formidable soldiers from each of the tribes to live in his city.

  • President Clinton's lawyers have requested that the House Judiciary Committee allow them to present an expanded defense over a 3 to 4 day period instead of the currently allotted 1 day.

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