bequeath (something) to (someone)

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bequeath (something) to (someone)

To posthumously leave something to someone, as in a will. Did Aunt Millie bequeath anything to us in her will? When my grandmother died, she bequeathed this vintage coffee table to me.
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bequeath something to someone

to will something to someone; to leave something to someone. My uncle bequeathed some furniture to me. I will bequeath this watch to my grandson.
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They have a mantra: we will not give up a square inch of Chinese territory bequeath to us through our ancestors through centuries,' Carpio said.
'We are so very proud of the heritage you bequeath to us'
Come on, Mr President, we want to see everyone saluting you, we want to see you receiving a standing ovation from the public on this quest.This will be the most precious gift you bequeath to us as your legacy.
And this bread - himself - will bequeath to us eternal life.
Americans are lucky that our forefathers had the forethought (from their foreknowledge from actual experience with authoritarian governance) to bequeath to us a constitutional republic.
He added they were in the villa: 'To appeal to Mr President to give a second thought to the unabated clamour for restructuring the country along the basics bequeath to us by the Nigerian founding fathers, the trio of Sir.