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verb [transitive] formal     bestow pronunciation in British English
/bɪˈstəʊ/
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present tense
I/you/we/theybestow
he/she/itbestows
present participlebestowing
past tensebestowed
past participlebestowed
  1. to give valuable property or an important right or honour to someone
    bestow something on someone:

    The king had friends on whom he bestowed land and privileges.

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