Definition of Bequeathal

1. n. The act of bequeathing; bequeathment; bequest.



Definition of Bequeathal

1. Noun. The act of bequeathing; bequeathment; bequest. ¹

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Definition of Bequeathal

1. an act of bequeathing [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bequeathal

beproses
beprosing
bepucker
bepuff
bepuffed
bepuffing
bepuffs
bepurple
bepurpled
bepurples
bepurpling
bepuzzle
bepuzzlement
bequeath
bequeathable
bequeathal (current term)
bequeathals
bequeathed
bequeathing
bequeathment
bequeathments
bequeaths
bequest
bequests
bequethen
bequiver
bequivered
bequivering
bequivers
bequote

Literary usage of Bequeathal

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1. The Nineteenth Century (1881)
"An insuperable objection, however, exists to the plan Mr. Brodrick recommends of allowing a testator the full powers of bequeathal over his property of all ..."

2. Transactions by Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society, Norwick Eng, Thomas Southwell, Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society (1899)
"... retaining a seat on the Committee of Management till the last, his final act being the bequeathal of a number of Pictures to the value of £5000, ..."

3. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"... bequeathal (rare), lease, demise, mancipation (rare), commendation, negotiation, gift. 1. Referring to intangible things: transferal, transference, ..."

4. Roman Public Life by Abel Hendy Jones Greenidge (1901)
"The bequeathal of this property, which was implied when the Princeps selected an heir, might thus be regarded as a mode of designation; although, ..."

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