verb (used with object)
- to provide quarters for; house; lodge.
- to put; stow; deposit; store.
Origin of bestow
Examples from the Web for bestowment
To quiet the Indians of the Missouri by conference and the bestowment of gifts.The Remarkable History of the Hudson's Bay Company|George Bryce
This comprehends deliverance from merited sufferings, and the bestowment of happiness which is the contrast of it.
This transcendent pledge of love is the guarantee for the bestowment of every other needed blessing.The Words of Jesus|John R. Macduff
Standing at the distance of a hundred years, we are able to measure in some degree the magnitude of this bestowment.The Expositor's Bible: Ephesians|G. G. Findlay
God hath wise reasons for the bestowment of gifts, and, in someway, gets glory to himself thereby.