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confer
used in Animal Farm

3 uses
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Definition
to give — especially an honor or title
  • The animals decided unanimously to create a military decoration, 'Animal Hero, First Class,' which was conferred there and then on Snowball and Boxer.
    p. 44.2
conferred = given
  • There was also 'Animal Hero, Second Class,' which was conferred posthumously on the dead sheep.
    p. 44.5
  • conferred = given
  • It was announced that the battle would be called the Battle of the Windmill, and that Napoleon had created a new decoration, the Order of the Green Banner, which he had conferred upon himself.
    p. 106.9
conferred = gave
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