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dispensation

Synonyms of dispensation in English:

noun

  • 1 the dispensation of supplies
    distribution, supply, supplying, issue, issuing, handing out, doling out, dishing out, sharing out, dividing out;
    division, allocation, allotment, apportionment
  • 2 the dispensation of justice
    administration, administering, delivery, discharge, dealing out, meting out
  • 3 a dispensation from the Pope
    exemption, immunity, exception, exoneration, reprieve, remission
  • 4 the new constitutional dispensation
    system, order, arrangement, organization
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