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bequeath
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The Scarlet Letter

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Definition leave (or give by will) usually upon death
  • At old Roger Chillingworth's decease, (which took place within the year), and by his last will and testament, of which Governor Bellingham and the Reverend Mr. Wilson were executors, he bequeathed a very considerable amount of property, both here and in England to little Pearl, the daughter of Hester Prynne.
    Chapter 24 -- Conclusion (48% in)

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