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bestow

verb accord, accredit, address, administer, afford, allot, allow, appoint, apportion, attribuere, authorize, award, be favorable to, be prodigal, bequeath, cater, cede, charter, commission, communicate, conferre, concede, confer, confer a privilege, confer distinction, consent, convey, deal, deign, deliver, dignify, dispense, dissose of, distribute, dole, donate, empower, endow, enrich, entitle, equip, extend, facilitate, facultate, favor with, finance, foster, fund, furnish, give, give a pressnt, give approval, give assent, give away, give back, give clearance, give consent, give dispensation, give freely, give leave, give one's hand to, give out, give out in shares, give permission, give power, give up, grant, grant a boon, grant a request, grant permission, gratify, hand out, hand over, heap upon, help to, honor with, impart, indulge, install, invest, issue, largiri, lavish, lend, let, license, make a benefaction, make a loan, make a present of, make provision for, mete, minister to, oblige, ordain, part with, pay tribute, permit, present, proffer, promise, provide, provision, ratify, recognize, recommend, reflect honor upon, release, relinguish, remit, render, restore, sanction, serve, show favor, shower upon, spare, spend, sponsor, submit, supply, tender, transmit, vest, vouchsafe, yield
Associated concepts: bestow a present upon
See also: bear, confer, contribute, dedicate, delegate, descend, devise, dispel, dispense, dole, endow, endue, fund, furnish, give, grant, impart, leave, mete, parcel, post, present, provide, spend, subsidize, supply, transfer, vouchsafe, yield
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We're delighted the Borough of Sandwell has decided to bestow this honour on him, it is well-deserved.
In his cable, King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa appealed to Allah Almighty to bestow his mercy upon the soul of Prince Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and rest him in paradise.
According to an official notification issued by the AJK government late Saturday, the President of AJK has been pleased to accord approval to bestow Quaid-e-Azam Police Medal and President Police Medal along with the cash awards of Rs 300,000 and Rs 200,000 respectively.
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the Bulgarian Head of State will bestow the Madara Rider order, first degree, to the President of the America for Bulgaria Foundation, Frank Bauer.
He expressed heartfelt condolences to Abdul Aziz bin Hadif bin Humaid Al Shamsi and his brothers on the demise of their father, praying to Almighty Allah to bestow his mercy on his departing soul.
As He is Almighty, He is able to bestow it from on high, and as He is wise, He knows the purpose of bestowing it, ensuring that it is all done in accordance with wise and elaborate planning.
Councillors in Knowsley voted unanimously in December 2006 to bestow the honour on their town's most illustrious sportsman.
Solihull Mayor Coun David Bell will bestow the freedom of the borough at a ceremony during a full council meeting on Tuesday.
She said: "Conferment of the Honorary Freedom of the Borough is the highest tribute that a borough county council can bestow.
Alan Shearer already has the highest honour Newcastle can bestow upon one of its own: the Freedom of the City.
Nicholas Burns, the US Ambassador to Nato, said: 'President Bush is going to bestow on Lord Robertson the Presidential Medal of Freedom, which is the highest decoration the American President can bestow on anyone.