Definition of Bequeathing:
- "The Life of Marie de Medicis, Vol. 1 (of 3)", Julia Pardoe.
To his inconceivable disappointment, instead of bequeathing to his nephew the free disposal of his 6, 000 pounds, that sum was assigned to trustees for the benefit of Gabriel and his children yet unborn,-" An inducement," said the poor testator, tenderly, " for the boy to marry and reform!"- "Lucretia, Volume 6.", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.
Mrs. Whitelock betook herself to a really rural life in a cottage in the beautiful neighborhood of Addlestone, in Surrey, where she lived in much simple content, bequeathing her small mansion and estate, at her death, to my mother, who passed there the last two years of her life and died there.- "Records of a Girlhood", Frances Ann Kemble.