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English definition of “bequeath”

bequeath

verb [T]
 
 
/bɪˈkwiːð/ LAW
to arrange for your money or property to be given to someone after your death: bequeath sb sth Her father bequeathed her the family fortune in his will.bequeath sth to sb Picasso bequeathed most of his paintings and sculptures to Spain and France.
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