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bestow
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • To receive that call, Stephen, said the priest, is the greatest honour that the Almighty God can bestow upon a man.
  • He bestowed them in his pockets with feigned composure and suffered the friendly teller, to whom his father chatted, to take his hand across the broad counter and wish him a brilliant career in after life.

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  • bestow blessings upon the marriage
  • In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.
    Franklin D. Roosevelt

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