DISTRIBUTE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of distribute
Definition:
v. hand out; disseminate; allocate
Example:
They are planning to buy some main firms that distribute gas to European consumers.
Sentence in Classic:
If then the Count meant to scatter these ghastly refuges of his over London, these places were chosen as the first of delivery, so that later he might distribute more fully.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
Several times she appeared suddenly among them, with her hands full of candy, nuts, and oranges, which she would distribute joyfully to them, and then be gone again.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context
The light does not bear away terrestrial perfumes into the azure depths, without knowing what it is doing; the night distributes stellar essences to the sleeping flowers.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
The old man distributed the three bottles which he had opened and the men drank from them simultaneously.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
It is true that in some cases the figure was bearing a flag, and in some cases not, but it was probable, from the way in which the flags were distributed, that they were used to break the sentence up into words.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
On waking up the day after the races, Vronsky put on a white linen coat, and without shaving or taking his bath, he distributed about the table moneys, bills, and letters, and set to work.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
After the most conscientious revision the book had last year been published, and had been distributed among the booksellers.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She also knew that neither her father nor her brother would refuse to help the peasants in need, she only feared to make some mistake in speaking about the distribution of the grain she wished to give.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
With the object of raising the spirits of the troops and of the people, reviews were constantly held and rewards distributed.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context