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bequest
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
a gift specified in a will (upon death)
  • Besides, the words Legacy, Bequest, go side by side with the words, Death, Funeral.
    Chapter 33 (46% in)
  • Now the wealth did not weigh on me: now it was not a mere bequest of coin, — it was a legacy of life, hope, enjoyment.
    Chapter 33 (75% in)
  • Nonsense! and what sort of an effect will the bequest have on you?
    Chapter 33 (78% in)

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