Pronunciation of Endow
/ɛndˈa͡ʊ/, /ɛndˈaʊ/, /ɛ_n_d_ˈaʊ/
Synonyms for endow:
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
bequeath, attribute, dole, allow, ascribe, donate, expend, consign, deliver, award, send, dispense, provide, disburse, pledge, furnish, lend, shower, pay, lavish, devote, allot, contribute, ration, share, assign, supply.
give large gift (verb)
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Usage examples for endow:
- Society will endow persons, not on a basis of salary, and enable them thereby to teach in their own way and their own time. - "The Holy Earth", L. H. Bailey.
- Duchess of Parma throned You shine a wealthy woman, to endow Your son with fortune and large landed fee. - "The Dynasts An Epic-Drama Of The War With Napoleon, In Three Parts, Nineteen Acts, And One Hundred And Thirty Scenes", Thomas Hardy.
- Its real effect was to endow Unionism with a positive as well as a negative policy. - "Ireland In The New Century", Horace Plunkett.