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bequeath
used in All's Well That Ends Well

4 uses
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Definition
leave (or give by will) usually upon death
  • Bequeathed down from many ancestors
    4.2 -- Act 4 Scene 2 -- Florence. A room in the WIDOW'S house (58% in)
bequeathed = left to or given to another after death
  • His sole child, my lord, and bequeathed to my overlooking.
    1.1 -- Act 1 Scene 1 -- Partly in France, and partly in Tuscany (18% in)
  • Faith I do: her father bequeathed her to me; and she herself, without other advantage, may lawfully make title to as much love as she finds: there is more owing her than is paid; and more shall be paid her than she'll demand.
    1.3 -- Act 1 Scene 3 -- Rousillon. A Room in the Palace (37% in)
  • Mine honour's such a ring: My chastity's the jewel of our house, Bequeathed down from many ancestors; Which were the greatest obloquy i' the world In me to lose.
    4.2 -- Act 4 Scene 2 -- Florence. A room in the WIDOW'S house (63% in)

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