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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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He argues that the crucial ascent of the short story in Canada really began during the 1960s, raising the quality, diversity, and prominence of the genre in Canada to new heights that reached a climax in the bestowal of the Nobel Prize in Literature to Canadian short story writer Alice Munro in 2013.
A chapter on "Property" maps the triumph of property rights over nearly every other cultural value in the post-Civil War era as well as the bestowal of said rights on Active individuals called corporations.
The bestowal, however, lasted only as long as the afterimage burned within the viewer's eye.
collection of wet waste from commercial users with presence of kitchens and canteens and at all ~ wholesale markets and fruit and vegetables and in the centers of large retailers in the municipal area and bestowal at authorized platform.
In addition to the immediate bestowal of new rights and privileges on Affiliates and Regional Affiliates, later this month a nominating committee will be formed under the new structure spelled out in the revised bylaws.
To put it in the crassest schematic terms, the conceptualization of the bestowal of wealth and its objects passed through three phases of binary opposition: (1) citizen vs.
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.