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Synonyms for lot

a lot or lots: plenty

draw lots


throw in your lot with someone


  • join with
  • support
  • join forces with
  • make common cause with
  • align yourself with
  • ally or align yourself with
  • join fortunes with

Synonyms for lot

that which is inevitably destined

a number of individuals making up or considered a unit

a class that is defined by the common attribute or attributes possessed by all its members

an indefinite amount or extent


a piece of land

to set aside or distribute as a share

Synonyms for lot

your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)

anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random


any collection in its entirety

(Old Testament) nephew of Abraham

Related Words

divide into lots, as of land, for example

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It means that Guinea and Mali face the horrible prospect of having to draw lots today to decide which one will play Ghana in the quarter-finals on Sunday, with the lots-draw loser going out.
Mr Sexton said: "It is the sort of thing that would probably draw lots of people from around the region to the city because it is such a specialist event and it would be great to get it going again.
Wales point to the fact that the last time they were drawn with the Poles, for the 2002 World Cup, they could not strike agreement and FIFA had to draw lots.
In the end attempts to thrash out their fixture schedule ended in deadlock and it was left to an official from FIFA to draw lots to decide their fate.
published last January, Maurer notes that locally, the magnitude of a power line's current going into the ground tends to depend on how well grounded the customers are that draw lots of electricity, and on how much resistance their soil offers any current traveling through it.
They should draw lots for grid positions and look at those few circuits which are conducive to overtaking and redesign those that aren't so that we are spared any more excruciating races like the first one of what promises to be a stunningly tedious 2010 season.
FARCICAL: Fans draw lots to see who gets on the flight; GROUNDED: Stuart; Gray, who won a competition to go on the team flight, is reduced to tears after giving up his seat to be with his family; LUCK OF THE DRAW: Jim Syme and daughter; Kirsten celebrate getting seats on the first flight
Wednesday's child is someone who seems to have a natural healing, soothing way, something that will draw lots of people around this wee one.
Sam's grandad Haydn said: 'The whole family is mad about the Bluebirds, so I can see us having to draw lots to decide who goes with him.