|(often followed by `of`) a large number or amount or extent.|
A batch of letters.
A deal of trouble.
A lot of money.
He made a mint on the stock market.
See the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos.
It must have cost plenty.
A slew of journalists.
A wad of money.
|Administer or bestow, as in small portions.|
Administer critical remarks to everyone present.
Dole out some money.
Shell out pocket money for the children.
Deal a blow to someone.
The machine dispenses soft drinks.
|An unofficial association of people or groups.|
The smart set goes there.
They were an angry lot.
|Your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you).|
Whatever my fortune may be.
Deserved a better fate.
Has a happy lot.
The luck of the Irish.
A victim of circumstances.
Success that was her portion.
|Anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random.|
The luck of the draw.
They drew lots for it.
|Any collection in its entirety.|
She bought the whole caboodle.
|(Old Testament) nephew of Abraham; God destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah but chose to spare Lot and his family who were told to flee without looking back at the destruction.||حضرت لوط علیہ السلام|