paid (part of speech: verb)
gave (part of speech: verb)
expended, offered, rendered, imparted, assigned, rationed, helped, consigned, allowed, delivered, paid, served, tendered, attributed, gave, shared, disbursed, dispensed, presented, devoted, pledged, contributed, funded, given, showered, endowed, granted, donated, bequeathed, ascribed, supplied, provided, submitted, extended, allotted, assisted, lent, awarded, bestowed, furnished, sent, lavished
scattered (part of speech: verb)
disintegrated, dissolved, broken up, evaporated, radiated, distributed, disconnected, dispersed, scattered, detached, dislocated, diverged, refracted, diffused, evanesced, separated, diffracted, broke up, disordered
- And after the first flush of freedom wore off, and his true helplessness dawned on the freedman, he came back and picked up his hoe, and old master still doled out his bacon and meal. - "The Souls of Black Folk", W. E. B. Du Bois.
- Emilia doled out the question slowly, and gave herself no further thought of replying to it. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
- We doled out water rations, and told them to rest in preparation for the morrow. - "African Camp Fires", Stewart Edward White.