Synonyms of quota
shareDictionary • The quota of four tickets per person had been reduced to two.
share • I have had more than my share of adventures.
allowance • He lives on an allowance of £70 a week.
ration • The meat ration was down to one pound per person per week.
allocation • During rationing we had a sugar allocation.
part • A large part of his earnings went on repaying the bank loan.
cut (informal) • The lawyers, of course, will take their cut of the profits.
proportion • A proportion of the rent is met by the city council.
slice • Fiction takes up a large slice of the publishing market.
quantity • a vast quantity of food
portion • his portion of the inheritance
whack (informal) • I pay a sizeable whack of capital gains tax.
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allocationAn allocation is an amount of something, especially money, that is given to a particular person or used for a particular purpose.
• During rationing we had a sugar allocation.
allowanceAn allowance is money that is given to someone, usually on a regular basis, in order to help them pay for the things that they need.
• He lives on an allowance of £70 a week.
cut (informal)Someone's cut of the profits or winnings from something, especially ones that have been obtained dishonestly, is their share.
• The lawyers, of course, will take their cut of the profits.
Thesaurus for quota from the Collins English Thesaurus
the proportional share or part of a whole that is due from, due to, or allocated to a person or group