bestowal

[ bih-stoh ]SEE DEFINITION OF bestowal

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BESTOWAL

It is Plato's greatest concession to the metic, as the bestowal of freedom is his greatest concession to the slave.

Since you have been a father, to know reasons for the bestowal of daughters.

For other reason than this the bestowal would signify not at all.

Nay, brother, you have bought the horse, and you may have the bestowal of it.

Encouragement given to artists by the bestowal of great honours.

Another point of great importance is the bestowal of rain-water.

Otherwise, the bestowal of her hand belongs to her suzerain.

And this He has done for us by the bestowal upon us of spiritual vitality.

If they were intended as rewards, I would not be a party to their bestowal.

To-day we are rich in old and new facilities for the bestowal of form.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BESTOWAL

handsel

noungift
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.