Definitions for bestowal

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. to present as a gift; confer.

  2. to put to use; apply.

  3. to provide quarters for. to stow.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bestowal, bestowment, conferral, conferment(noun)

    the act of conferring an honor or presenting a gift

  2. bestowal, bestowment(noun)

    a gift that is bestowed or conferred


  1. bestowal(Noun)

    the act of bestowing

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bestowal(noun)

    the act of bestowing; disposal

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