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endow
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
give something of value to — usually a significant amount of money or something of financial value, but sometimes qualities or abilities too
  • A sudden emptiness seemed to flow now from the windows and the great doors, endowing with complete isolation the figure of the host, who stood on the porch, his hand up in a formal gesture of farewell.
    p. 55.8

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