noun. ['bɪˈkwɛst'] (law) a gift of personal property by will.
- bequeste (Middle English (1100-1500))
Words that Rhyme with Bequest
Example sentences of the word bequest
1. Noun, singular or mass
A demonstrative bequest involves cash paid from a specified account or from the sale of a certain asset.
2. Adjective, superlative
You would receive it as a gift, bequest or child support payments.
Quotes containing the word bequest
1. He ate and drank the precious words,His spirit grew robust;He knew no more that he was poor,Nor that his frame was dust.He danced along the dingy days,And this bequest of wingsWas but a book. What libertyA loosened spirit brings!
- Emily Dickinson