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bequeath
used in As You Like It

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Definition
give or pass down — often upon death in a will
  • His crown bequeathing to his banish'd brother
    5.4 — Act 5 Scene 4 — Another part of the Forest (73% in)
bequeathing = being left or given to another after one's death
  • As I remember, Adam, it was upon this fashion,—bequeathed me by will but poor a thousand crowns, and, as thou say'st, charged my brother, on his blessing, to breed me well: and there begins my sadness.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — An Orchard near OLIVER'S house (3% in)
  • — [To DUKE SENIOR] You to your former honour I bequeath; Your patience and your virtue well deserves it:— [To ORLANDO] You to a love that your true faith doth merit:— [To OLIVER] You to your land, and love, and great allies:— [To SILVIUS] You to a long and well-deserved bed:— [To TOUCHSTONE] And you to wrangling; for thy loving voyage Is but for two months victuall'd.
    5.4 — Act 5 Scene 4 — Another part of the Forest (83% in)

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