verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of endow
Examples from the Web for endow
So we now endow somewhat Islamicism, which we would condemn with the greatest contempt if it were a fundamentalist Christianity.Sunday Q&A: Josef Joffe on the Myth of American Decline|Michael Moynihan|November 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
To expect him to control events would be to endow him with a power that no president has possessed.How Obama Got Fierce on Foreign Policy: James Mann’s 'The Obamians'|Jacob Heilbrunn|June 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Just this year, Betsy and Dick Devos, trustees from Michigan, pledged $22 million to endow an art management program.
To endow two rained-on and shabby gentlemen with pomp and circumstance!The Tin Soldier|Temple Bailey
As we go through this existence we discover secrets with which we endow the liberal and the mechanical arts.Catherine de' Medici|Honore de Balzac
They can endow hospitals, colleges, normal schools, found libraries and establish lectures for the welfare of all.Speeches, Addresses, and Occasional Sermons, Volume 1 (of 3)|Theodore Parker
The common tradition gives Judas an extraordinary domestic history, but does not endow him with a sister as perfidious as himself.
Endow us with high hopes and determined wills, that we may be faithful.The Optimist's Good Morning|Florence Hobart Perin