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conferred

[ kuhn-furd ]
/ kənˈfɜrd /
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Definition of conferred

adjective
(of a gift, award, or honor) bestowed or awarded:Posthumously conferred awards will be presented to the deceased’s spouse or next-of-kin.
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OTHER WORDS FROM conferred

un·con·ferred, adjectivewell-con·ferred, adjective
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