Synonyms for devolve

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Leisure for the grand duties which devolve on the lords of mankind.

Please bear in mind that it does not devolve upon you to decide that question.

Thou art his only son, and on thee his duties will now devolve.

Charlotte begged that on herself might devolve the care of furnishing it.

Your lands, your principalities, to devolve on the child of an humble Englishman!

I calculate that, after all deductions, the sum that will devolve to you will be about L220,000.

There is duty incumbent on us which we cannot devolve on others.

What larger responsibilities may devolve upon him can only be guessed.

It does not devolve on me to decide whether he has sought it or not.

More than ever did it devolve on him to see that his master was properly safeguarded.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DEVOLVE

delegate

verbassign responsibility
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