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Verb: bequeath  bi'kweeth or bi'kweedh [N. Amer], bi'kweedh [Brit]
  1. Leave or give by will after one's death
    "My aunt bequeathed me all her jewellery";
    - will, leave

Derived forms: bequeathed, bequeaths, bequeathing

Type of: gift, give, present

Antonym: disinherit

Encyclopedia: Bequeath