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(RQ:King James Version)
(RQ:Livy Holland Romane Historie)'' chanced to heare them lovv again, and anſvver from out of the cave vvherein they had been beſtovved: vvhereat he turned back, and made haſte thither.
1977, (w), ''(w)'', HarperCollins, page 358:
- Of the Three Rings that the Elves had preserved unsullied no open word was ever spoken among the Wise, and few even of the Eldar knew where they were bestowed.
To lodge, or find quarters for; to provide with accommodation.
To dispose of.
1615-17, (w) et al., ''(w)'', in ''The Ancient British drama'', edited by Robert Dodsley, Sir Walter Scott, published 1810:
- Here are blank warrants of all dispositions; give me but the name and nature of your malefactor, and I'll bestow him according to his merits.
(RQ:Mary Shelley Frankenstein)
- CERN bestows slush fund on the LHC. Take all pennies from the CERN space.
To give in marriage.
(RQ:Shakespeare Taming of the Shrew)
1887, John Marston, Arthur Henry Bullen, ''The Works of John Marston'':
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 4-1)
(RQ:Beaumont Fletcher Comedies and Tragedies)