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doled


doled


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dole  \Dole\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Doled};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Doling}.] 
  To  deal  out  in  small  portions;  to  distribute,  as  a  dole;  to 
  deal  out  scantily  or  grudgingly. 
 
  The  supercilious  condescension  with  which  even  his 
  reputed  friends  doled  out  their  praises  to  him  --De 
  Quincey.