bequeath

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Synonyms for bequeath

Synonyms for bequeath

to give (property) to another person after one's death

to convey (something) from one generation to the next

Synonyms for bequeath

leave or give by will after one's death

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If one added the obstacles and the difficulties, what struck analysts was how the Duma left a rich store of draft legislation; for some this was its greatest bequeathal.
Kings, princes and presidents are all the same when it comes to corruption, extravagance, and waste of public funds, power bequeathal and nepotism.
Another major contributor in Bodleian history was of course Burton, whose bequeathal of his personal library transformed the library's collection of English literature (Philip 33).
Although the above bequeathal could possibly be deduced from Dante's speaker, it is not one the denizen of hell is positioned to make at all--in the dead world, Telemachus is only named as someone Ulysses had abandoned, not appointed.
Now this poem of gazes has become a memorial, a bequeathal.
In addition to Eaton's bequeathal of real estate, he also said that the "houses, edifices, orchards, .
Within the state of Indiana, information and a certificate of bequeathal is available by calling the Anatomical Education Program of the Indiana University School of Medicine at 1-317-274-7450.
One form of this was the kukuha, a bequeathal made to a grand-child (the word for grand-parent and grand-child is kukua).
Although he required his nephew Charles Bellasis to live in the house as a condition of its bequeathal to him, Bellasis gave the contents of the great chamber, new parlor, and gallery to nephew Bryan Bellasis; the little chamber to sister Jane Hedworthe; the little green chamber to nephew John Pullen; half the old high chamber to niece Isabell Hedworthe; the other half to niece Margrett Hedworthe; the old parlor to nephew John Hedworthe; and the hall and the bedchamber over it to servant Margrett Lambert.
He earned no personal income, amassed no nest-egg for bequeathal to heirs, and received what resources he used from goods held in common.
It's a surprise,'' City Librarian Susan Kent said of the bequeathal.
The fate of investment company Daniels & Bell, the first black-owned New York Stock Exchange member firm, provides a sobering lesson about bequeathal.
Bequeathal meant waiting until after death to "be much good in the world.