Definition of legacy :
1. A business with which one is intrusted by another; a commission; - obsolete, except in the phrases last legacy, dying legacy, and the like.
2. A gift of property by will, esp. of money or personal property; a bequest. Also Fig.; as, a legacy of dishonor or disease.
property (part of speech: noun)
effects, kingdom, inheritance, manor, ground, realm, fixtures, possession, land, property, resources, farm, title, real estate, assets, principal, empire, wealth, ranch, estate, domain, belongings, realty, stock, possessions, territory, goods, chattel, holding
sequence (part of speech: noun)
gamut, subsequence, chain, link, lineage, series, course, concatenation, sequence, arrangement, queue, linkage, progression, array, train, succession, rank, thread, procession, consecutiveness, consecution, string, line
sequel (part of speech: noun)
- Such a bill of exchange I will write for you- a legacy for my dear Wilhelmine. - "Old Fritz and the New Era", Louise Muhlbach.
- He said he saw in the paper about the wonderful legacy I'd had. - "Oh, Money! Money!", Eleanor Hodgman Porter.
- Why, my dear, laughed her husband, that's a novel attitude to adopt toward a legacy. - "New Faces", Myra Kelly.