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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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The retired planning official for Coventry City Council said yesterday: "Officers said they had a hat all ready to draw lots from after it was an apparent dead heat.
They draw lots and send the youngest back to town for food and wine.
Mayor Sara Duterte said the city government will draw lots to determine who will get a unit in the housing project built through the aid of two foundations associated with business tycoon Ramon Ang.
Former Leeds United striker Max Gradel scored the goal that gave the Elephants the only victory in the six matches in the group - and saved Group D's four teams from having to draw lots.
Criteria used if teams are level at the end of the group stage: A number of points obtained in the matches between the teams in question; B goal difference in the matches between the teams in question; C number of goals scored in the matches between the teams in question (if more than two teams finish equal on points); D goal difference in all the group matches; E number of goals scored in all the group matches; F coefficient from the qualifying competitions; G goal difference from the play-offs; H average number of goals scored per play-off; I fair play ranking (final tournament); J draw lots.
They'll draw lots for Matt Cardle's old painter and decorator job.
Lynne Toogood, owner of Crockerton's cafe, said: 'Being in Caroline Street, I draw lots of different people to the cafe.
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.
But as last season's North Midlands Cup winners Dudley Kingswinford now have automatic entry to the Tetley's following their promotion to National League Two North, county officials decided to draw lots to decide the other place.
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.