Bequest and Endowment


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Bequest noun – Something that is or may be inherited.
Endowment is a synonym for bequest in legacy topic. In some cases you can use "Endowment" instead a noun "Bequest", when it comes to topics like earthly possessions, donation, gift, something given in will. popular alternative
Synonyms for Bequest


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Endowment noun – A special and usually inborn ability.
Bequest is a synonym for endowment in earthly possessions topic. You can use "Bequest" instead a noun "Endowment", if it concerns topics such as donation, provision, gift, large gift. popular alternative
Nearby Words: endow, endowed, endowing
Synonyms for Endowment

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generous generous bequest generous endowment
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