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 Sentence 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 Sentence?

  • 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. We do not possess in the Universe the importance with which we would endow ourselves. 🔊
  • 5. Some of such persons offered to endow their house, and others to contribute very ample alms. 🔊
  • 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. Although this number is so vast, yet only a single one is required to endow the female cell, or egg, with life. 🔊
  • 14. Since Nature has chosen to endow us with diverse faculties, our service of mankind must be diverse too. 🔊
  • 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. 🔊
  • 25. Upon it depends the health of future generations, and it were better for them did only those assume its bonds who are able to endow their children with sound physical frames. 🔊
  • 26. This power to endow all things with life and personality is now reserved for the poet and the infant, but in the primitive days of civilization it belonged to all people alike. 🔊
  • 27. It argues some lack of imagination among millionaires that it has occurred to no one of the tribe to endow a man instead of an institution, if it were only by way of change. 🔊
  • 28. Like the giant's robe, Lynda Kendall's garments seemed to transform her and endow her with the attributes peculiar to themselves. 🔊
  • 29. He would admit that he had never made a trial of this cure, as he had no desire to get rid of the corpulency with which the gods had seen fit to endow him. 🔊