Endow in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Endow

(archaic, transitive) To provide with a dower | (transitive) To provide with money or other benefits, as a permanent fund for support | (transitive, followed by "with" or, rarely, by "of") To enrich or furnish with something as a gift, quality or faculty

Short Example Sentences for Endow

  • 1. You want to endow colleges? 🔊
  • 2. They did not endow the rest with everything. 🔊
  • 3. We must endow them with life and motion. 🔊
  • 4. We may endow him, than are ours to-day. 🔊
  • 5. Who then would build our churches, and endow our colleges? 🔊
  • 6. He would endow Lavinia with his belated affections. 🔊
  • 7. Thus they endow their children with what no after education can give them. 🔊
  • 8. What he did was to endow the church with this admirable piece of head-gear. 🔊
  • 9. To endow a people with faith, is to multiply their strength tenfold! 🔊
  • 10. But thousands die without or this or that, Die, and endow a college or a cat. 🔊
  • 11. Mangos, to endow the Olympia with a South Sea Island setting. 🔊

How to use Endow in Sentences?

  • 1. We will pass in review the properties with which materialists preposterously endow it. 🔊
  • 2. I wonder that the rich who endow colleges do not ever think of creating play-grounds. 🔊
  • 3. What gratitude would not the necessitous gentlewoman bestow upon any who would endow her with 13s. 🔊
  • 4. Some of such persons offered to endow their house, and others to contribute very ample alms. 🔊
  • 5. We do not possess in the Universe the importance with which we would endow ourselves. 🔊
  • 6. Nothing great may be undertaken without wealth, and it is my duty to endow my sister properly. 🔊
  • 7. There came a peal of laughter at the accent with which Olive had contrived to endow the name. 🔊
  • 8. Be the first to endow a college unit, Hamlen, and let it be for the glory of Harvard. 🔊
  • 9. Planter might be this woman had something from the past, not to be acquired, with which to endow her children. 🔊
  • 10. The most resilient imagination cannot endow them with form: the intelligence is balked at every essay to penetrate beyond their surface. 🔊
  • 11. We conclude that He was not able to endow him with intelligence sufficient to understand the divine essence. 🔊
  • 12. Speaking from hard experience, his out-door life will make him quick; will endow him with much ready animal ingenuity. 🔊
  • 13. Since Nature has chosen to endow us with diverse faculties, our service of mankind must be diverse too. 🔊
  • 14. Although this number is so vast, yet only a single one is required to endow the female cell, or egg, with life. 🔊
  • 15. Sir Walter's effort to found a new house was even less successful than the effort to endow it. 🔊
  • 16. Thus on the Sun they are evolved far enough to pour forth life from themselves, and to endow the human being with an etheric body of its own. 🔊
  • 17. I am the son of a coarse, powerful, sensual, drunken father; but he neglected to endow me with his brutal health. 🔊
  • 18. I had only to endow it with a curse proportionate to its size and beauty, and I had all that a story-teller could possibly want. 🔊
  • 19. It seemed to me a great thing to endow any, however few, in any way, however humble, with the cheeriness and strength of ideas. 🔊
  • 20. My proposal is roughly this: I will found and endow two yearly scholarships for two boys in the national schools. 🔊
  • 21. The wealthy land-owners, therefore, did not cease to endow religious houses or to build churches, but they left book-learning to the clerics. 🔊
  • 22. They have undertaken to send thirty dollars annually to endow a bed in the hospital at Wuchang, China. 🔊
  • 23. It was strange, he thought, that a man's terror, a man's weakness, should endow a weak girl with confidence and with power. 🔊
  • 24. We mean to be in love with the heroine, and in order that she may be worthy of that honour the author must endow her with all the adorable attributes. 🔊