bequeath

/bɪˈkwiːθ/

  • Verb
  • to say in a will that (your property) will be given to (a person or organization) after you die
    1. I bequeath this ring to my sister. = I bequeath my sister this ring.
    2. He bequeathed his paintings to the museum.
  • to give (ideas, knowledge, etc.) to (younger people) as part of their history
    1. These stories were bequeathed [=handed down, passed down] to us by our ancestors.
    2. Lessons of the past are bequeathed to future generations.

Những từ liên quan với BEQUEATH

grant, endow, legate, commit, devise, bestow