How to Pronounce doles?

Correct pronunciation for the word "doles" is [dˈə͡ʊlz], [dˈə‍ʊlz], [d_ˈəʊ_l_z].

"Doles" in context

Doles are a form of welfare, often referred to as means-tested benefits, which are intended to help those living in poverty. This type of social welfare and assistance can vary significantly depending on the country in which it is offered, but generally include some form of financial assistance towards living costs, such as rent and utilities. Some doles may also provide access to medical insurance and other forms of assistance as well. In most countries, doles are funded by government and administered by local welfare offices or agencies.

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