Definitions for dôledoʊl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word dôle

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dole(noun)

    a share of money or food or clothing that has been charitably given

  2. dole, pogy, pogey(noun)

    money received from the state

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dole(noun)

    grief; sorrow; lamentation

  2. Dole(noun)

    see Dolus

  3. Dole(noun)

    distribution; dealing; apportionment

  4. Dole(noun)

    that which is dealt out; a part, share, or portion also, a scanty share or allowance

  5. Dole(noun)

    alms; charitable gratuity or portion

  6. Dole(noun)

    a boundary; a landmark

  7. Dole(noun)

    a void space left in tillage

  8. Dole(verb)

    to deal out in small portions; to distribute, as a dole; to deal out scantily or grudgingly

  9. Origin: [OE. deol, doel, dol, OF. doel, fr. doloir to suffer, fr. L. dolere; perh. akin to dolare to hew.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Dôle

    a town in the dep. of Jura, on the Doubs, and the Rhône and Rhine Canal, 28 m. SE. of Dijon, with iron-works, and a trade in wine, grain, &c.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'dôle' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4412

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    I don't think Senator Dole is too old to be president, it's the age of his ideas that I question.

  2. Orrin Hatch:

    I think we'll lose if Bob Dole's Bob Dole, there's a lot of people who don't feel Bob Dole can appeal to people across the board.

  3. Robert Joseph Bob Dole:

    If something happened along the route and you had to leave your children with Bob Dole or Bill Clinton, I think you would probably leave them with Bob Dole.

  4. Brendan Francis:

    If you have a talent, use it in every which way possible. Don't hoard it. Don't dole it out like a miser. Spend it lavishly like a millionaire intent on going broke.

  5. Jeb Bush on Wednesday:

    Bob Dole is someone who is just an iconic political figure. I admire him so much. He reminds me of my dad. These are people from the greatest generation that have served selflessly this country in so many ways.

Translations for dôle

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • милостиня, подаяниеBulgarian
  • podpora, podpora v nezaměstnanostiCzech
  • työttömyyspäiväraha, avustus, työttömyysavustusFinnish
  • assedicsFrench
  • atvinnuleysisbæturIcelandic
  • steunDutch
  • пособие по безработице, пособиеRussian
  • milostinja, naknada za nezaposlenostSerbo-Croatian

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