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endow (someone or something) with (something)

1. To bestow a monetary donation on someone or something. A wealthy benefactor has endowed the college with a new scholarship.
2. To give or contribute something to someone or something. Rachel's absence this year really endowed the event with a degree of sadness.
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endowed with (something)

Having a certain innate attribute or trait. Meredith has been endowed with so much confidence—I wish I could just hop up on stage like her.
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endow someone or something with something

 
1. . to give something to someone or something. We endowed her with the courage she needed to do the job. Gerald endowed the proceedings with a distinctive atmosphere.
2. to provide someone or something with a large sum of money that will provide income. I will endow my alma mater with some of my fortune. The family endowed a chair in the humanities at the university.
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On behalf of our entire family, I am deeply thankful to all who worked and contributed to establishing the endowed scholarship fund," she said.
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The Rector said that "the aim of Saudi ARAMCO Endowed Chair of Technology and Information Management in PMU is to strengthen the role of this university and to enrich the field of technology and information management.
The Petermichel Family Endowed Scholarship ($500): Alexandra K.
Moran, class of 1958, and Mary (Walsh) Moran, class of 1957, announced at the 1958 class dinner the establishment of the Donald and Mary Moran Endowed Scholarship.
Mulkey said she didn't know of another fully endowed scholarship in the country.
Jarmel Kizel established a $25,000 endowed scholarship fund in 2001 to award $2,500 a year to a third, fourth or fifth year student of the New Jersey School of Architecture at NJIT.
Her youthful looks were handy, but Judson's quick footwork early on and her abandon during the lovers' first pas de deux endowed her interpretation with intensity and emotion.
When God created the human persons, His decision was that the first couple's use or misuse of all with which they were endowed would affect the entire human family that was to descend from them.
So far, Laurentian's only endowed chair is in cancer research.
USF Scholarship Endowed: Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick recently endowed a $100,000 scholarship with the University of South Florida Foundation to benefit the athletic department.
president and rector of FST, said the three-year grant will renew the school's efforts to establish an endowment for permanent support of this professorship in the form of an endowed chair in systematic theology named after Kenan.
Cumulatively, these institutions have revised and added courses in their curriculum, increased their student enrollments, developed new degree programs, facilitated new relationships and secured additional funding to support endowed chairs.
Galileo Galilei said, "I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
Ducrest Endowed Scholarship or the Willard and Alice Clark Simons Endowed Scholarship, c/o The ULL Foundation, P.