Example sentences for: doled

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

  • Meanwhile, the state can reserve the proceeds of its vast North Slope oil-revenue trust fund to be doled out per capita to every person resident in the state for more than a year.

  • The two men emerged atop a changed landscape that resulted from a decade of begging for a share of shrinking public dollars doled out by an unsympathetic GOP-controlled Congress.

  • The latest industry tumult is over the resignation of Random House Editor in Chief Harry Evans, who doled out mammoth advances to celebrities such as Dick Morris and Marlon Brando, only to see their books bomb.

  • From the free land doled out to the original settlers through various subsidies like bounties and timber giveaways to the big bucks of Forest Service deficit-timber sales, Forks has supped mightily at the public trough.

  • She put up with petty bad stuff too, like the constant carping of her male colleagues about her lack of a gentle touch, or the punishments doled out by the writers for her--a single mother--occasional forays into romance.

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