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Synonyms for bestowal

the act of conferring, as of an honor

Synonyms for bestowal

the act of conferring an honor or presenting a gift

a gift that is bestowed or conferred


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Swayne complimented the QC's role in the field of international humanitarian work and expressed hopes that "such bestowal that reflected Qatar's bright side would continue.
Although Nagle has been mentioned in numerous articles and books, and has shown in galleries and museum group exhibitions since the 1960s, it was not until 20122013 that the bestowal of a Guggenheim Fellowship and a showing at the Venice Biennale prompted his first major solo exhibition, Ron Nagle: Peripheral Cognition.
Neither the Permanent Council of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines nor its arm the Episcopal Commission for Social Communications is involved in this award bestowal," added Villegas.
For some, the recognition may be remembered, if at all, simply as a passing event; however, I am certain that for others, the bestowal of honors will have the same profound and lasting impact that it has had for me.
We have a date for the bestowal of Radio Mercury Awards, a deadline for entries, and now we have the names of the people who will be deciding which entries win.
Under His Highness the Amir, Kuwait has become a global "Humanitarian Center" and so the slogan chosen for this year's celebration by the Ministry is "Tolerance is Bestowal," he noted.
You already know about the forthcoming bestowal of the NLN President's Award on Dr.
Dunlap told the Telegram & Gazette last week that while many AAS members have been honored with a National Humanities Medal, the bestowal of such an honor upon the institution itself was unexpected.
at the heart of Pentecost lie four elements: Jesus' gift of peace, his commissioning of the disciples, his bestowal of the Spirit, and his granting the disciples the power to forgive sins.
On declining it, Thacker is said to have pressed the case for its bestowal on Browne.
Comparing the equity rush to Silicon Valley's bestowal of multibillion-dollar valuations on technology outfits that had neither revenue nor profits, David Santschi, CEO of TrimTabs, said investors were piling into equity funds at the fastest rate since the technology stock bubble popped in 2000.
The Villagers, Farriers and Duke Special are among performers at an event marking the 400th anniversary of the bestowal of a royal charter on the area.
The bestowal of a name is nothing less than an incarnation; the Divine Energy unites with the human energy, making the icon into a "Divine-human" reality.
The procedures that guided Japanese contacts into a designated open port in Kyongsang Province also governed the bestowal of reception.
Although Justice should not be subject to whims of Fortuna, "the bestowal of Fortune's blindfold on Justitia and of Justitia's scales on Fortuna bespeak a horrific suspicion: under that blindfold, Justitia and Fortuna were the same goddess" (115).