Definitions of bestowal

  1. a gift that is bestowed or conferred Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The act of giving or conferring; that which is given. Also, bestowment. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. Act of bestowing: disposal. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. The act of bestowing; gift. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. The act of bestowing. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for bestowal

  1. She had, as Aminta had, the self- collected and self- cancelled look, a realm in a look, that was neither depth nor fervour, nor a bestowal nor an allurement; nor was it an exposure, though there seemed no reserve. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. Then strive as far as thou art able to spread the Divine Teachings, so that thou mayest become distinguished with this great Bestowal among the women of the world. – Japan Will Turn Ablaze! by Barbara R. Sims