bequest definition

  • noun:
    • The act of providing, making by will, or passing to another.
    • something which is bequeathed; a legacy.
    • The work of bequeathing or leaving by might.
    • The transfer of residential property upon the dog owner's death according to the might regarding the dead.
    • whatever is kept by will; a legacy.
    • what is passed down or transmitted.
    • A person's inheritance; some home distributed by might.
    • The act of bequeathing or making by might.
    • what is kept by might, esp. individual residential property; a legacy; also, something special.
    • The work of bequeathing or leaving by might.
    • That which is kept by might; a legacy.
    • whatever is or happens to be passed or sent.
    • (law) a gift of private residential property by will
    • The act of giving, making by might, or moving on to another.
    • a thing that is bequeathed; a legacy.
    • The work of bequeathing or leaving by will.
    • The transfer of property upon the owner's demise in accordance with the will of the dead.
    • what is kept by might; a legacy.
    • That which has been handed down or transmitted.
    • your inheritance; some home provided by will.
    • The act of bequeathing or leaving by might.
    • what is remaining by will, esp. personal property; a legacy; additionally, a present.
    • The act of bequeathing or making by might.
    • whatever is kept by will; a legacy.
    • That which is or was handed down or sent.
    • (legislation) a present of individual residential property by will
  • verb:
    • To give as a bequest; bequeath.
    • to offer as a bequest; bequeath.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To bequeath, or keep as a legacy.
    • To bequeath, or keep as a legacy.
  • others:
    • to offer as a bequest; bequeath.
    • To give as a bequest; bequeath.

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