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Synonyms of bequeath in English:


  • 1 he bequeathed his artworks to the city of Philadelphia
    leave, leave in one's will, will, make over, pass on, hand on, hand down, cede, consign, commit, entrust, grant, transfer, convey;
    donate, give, give over, turn over, vouchsafe;
    bestow on, confer on;
    Law  demise, devise
  • 2 they bequeathed their expertise to those who built the railways
    hand down, hand on, pass on, impart, transmit
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