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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ngle in the second; which treasure I bequeath and leave en.
Henry Dashwood, the legal inheritor of the Norland estate, and the person to whom he intended to bequeath it.
Her affection for him was still the chief sentiment in her heart; and he spoke without anger: he spoke in the deep tenderness of one about to leave his treasure amid perils and foes, where his remembered words would be the only aid that he could bequeath to guide her.
On top of that, Tories are very much opposed to inheritance tax, making no distinction between the parent who bequeaths PS50,000 and the one who bequeaths PS5 billion to the 21-year-old son and heir who has not gained any wisdom as to how best to deploy this wealth.
So blessed be sloth, the mossy beast, who's camouflaged in grace,/that even when he's shot beneath, his claws hold him in place;/his vision upwards thus bequeaths suspension of god's face.