descend(redirected from descends upon)
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Related to descends upon: descend on, descended upon
descendverb bequeath, bestow, come down by transmission, come down lineally, deed, demise, endow, entrust, give, give by will, grant, hand down, hand on, leave a legacy, make a bequest, make a legacy, pass by devise, pass by inheritance, pass by operation of law, pass by succession, pass down from generation to generation, pass on, settle upon, transmit, will, will and beeueath
See also: alight, condescend, deign, demean, originate, stem, subside