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Overview of verb bestow

The verb bestow has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (4) confer, bestow

(present; "The university conferred a degree on its most famous former student, who never graduated"; "bestow an honor on someone")

2. (1) bestow

(give as a gift)

3. lend, impart, bestow, contribute, add, bring

(bestow a quality on; "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program")

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