To assign or distribute
The teacher alloted cubbies to us on the first day of school.
To collect or gather
That rich man could so easily amass money from his job.
That audacious kid wouldn't stop skydiving.
To agree or go along with
The new teacher complied with the rules so he wouldn't get fired.
The building was devoid strength, and later it fell down.
The amazing senior student ended up going to an elite college.
An iron hook used to grab and pull, struggling
The grapple on the crane
To deprive of strength or ability, disabled
The disease incapacitated him.
To urge on
The man instigated a fight when he kept insulting him.
Ants aren't known for their longevity because when winter comes around they usually die from the coldness.
In very great numbers
There was a myriad of ants crowding around the crumbs.
Point of view
She tried to look at it from his perspective, but couldn't seem to grasp what he was feeling.
The whining baby perturbed the guests at the party.
Immense, very big
Because of his prodigious appetite he gained a lot of weight.
Connected with the matter at hand
Jim started talking about his problems which weren't relevant to what we were disscussing.
The singer skittishly stepped onto the stage.
A rope or chain used to fasten something
He tethered the girl to the rope, and the girl was raised to the helicopter.
A sounding together
The choir wasn't in unison at all.
The three singers vied for the million dollars.
The man willfully murdered her for no reason.