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bequeathed

See definition of bequeathed on Dictionary.com
  • as inacquired
  • as inhereditary

synonyms for bequeathed

  • accrued
  • endowed
  • given
  • granted
  • inherited
  • transmitted
  • handed-down
  • passed on
  • genetic
  • inborn
  • transmitted
  • ancestral
  • family
  • genealogical
  • handed-down
  • heritable
  • inbred
  • inheritable
  • inherited
  • lineal
  • maternal
  • paternal
  • patrimonial
  • traditional
  • transmissible
  • willed

antonyms for bequeathed

MOST RELEVANT
  • deprived
  • forfeited
  • lost
  • acquired
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How to use bequeathed in a sentence

The thing bequeathed must be described with sufficient clearness to identify it, nothing more is required.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
He soon afterward gave fifty thousand a year for this work, and a million bequeathed for the cause at his death.
WAYS OF WAR AND PEACEDELIA AUSTRIAN
To whomsoever of my ancestors bequeathed me my power of detachment deep salaams!
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME 2IAN HAMILTON
As he was carried along he made his will, in which he bequeathed his detestation of popery to his friends and brethren.
FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRSJOHN FOXE
But what was he to do, what means could he employ with a child that a worshiped wife had bequeathed to him in dying?
LABOULAYE'S FAIRY BOOKVARIOUS
He got it from his Mother, and bequeathed it in a marked manner; his posterity to this day bearing traces of it.
HISTORY OF FRIEDRICH II. OF PRUSSIA, VOL. III. (OF XXI.)THOMAS CARLYLE
I may have had a fishing ancestor who bequeathed to me the passion without the art.
ANGLING SKETCHESANDREW LANG
His valuable library, also, he bequeathed for the same object.
CAPTAINS OF INDUSTRYJAMES PARTON
Every penny of my Uncle John's vast wealth is bequeathed to you in the legal document you hold in your hand.
A DREADFUL TEMPTATIONMRS. ALEX. MCVEIGH MILLER
Gladly would I have resigned the wealth he so nobly bequeathed me, if by so doing I could have recalled the dear old man to life.
THE MONCTONS: A NOVEL, VOLUME ISUSANNA MOODIE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO BEQUEATHED

  • accrued
  • bequeathed
  • endowed
  • given
  • granted
  • handed-down
  • inherited
  • passed on
  • transmitted
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.