Benefaction and Bequest


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Benefaction noun – A gift of money or its equivalent to a charity, humanitarian cause, or public institution.
Usage example: the generous benefaction from an anonymous donor meant the animal shelter could stay open

Bequest and benefaction are semantically related in donation topic. In some cases you can use "Bequest" instead a noun "Benefaction".
Nearby Words: benefit, benefactor
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Bequest noun – Something that is or may be inherited.
Benefaction and bequest are semantically related in legacy topic. You can use "Benefaction" instead a noun "Bequest".
Synonyms for Bequest
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