Usage examples for bestowed

  1. And Mr. Foster bestowed a sudden troubled look on Abbie, which she answered by saying in a low voice, " I should recall my invitations to them under such circumstances." – Ester Ried by Pansy (aka. Isabella M. Alden)
  2. But my father, who felt my mother's death most cruelly, bestowed all his affection upon me. – The Woman of Mystery by Maurice Leblanc
  3. Which startling words Mr. and Mrs. Ried listened to without comment, other than a half- frightened look bestowed on Abbie, to see how she would bear this mention of her dead; and she bore it this way. – Ester Ried by Pansy (aka. Isabella M. Alden)
  4. Why could she not have bestowed all this affection upon me? – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft
  5. The Cambridge men did not care to see so much royal favour bestowed on Oxford. – Oxford by Lang, Andrew