HyperDic: endow

English > 2 senses of the word endow:
VERBsocialendow, indue, gift, empower, invest, enduegive qualities or abilities to
possessionendow, dowerfurnish with an endowment
endow > pronunciation
Soundsehndaw'
Rhymeslandau / Landau ... Tao: 3 rhymes with daw...
English > endow: 2 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningGive qualities or abilities to.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody with something
Synonymsindue, gift, empower, invest, endue
Narrowercoverinvest with a large or excessive amount of something
BroaderenableRender capable or able for some task
Spanishdotar, invertir, investir
Catalandotar, invertir, investir
Nounsendowmentnatural abilities or qualities
English > endow: 2 senses > verb 2, possession
MeaningFurnish with an endowment.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody with something
Synonymdower
Narrowerbeneficeendow with a benefice
Broadergive, gift, presentGive as a present
Spanishdotar
Catalandotar
Nounsendowmentthe act of endowing with a permanent source of income
endowmentthe capital that provides income for an institution

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