Quotes of bestowed

  1. It is impossible to strive for the heroic life. The title of hero is bestowed by the survivors upon the fallen, who themselves know nothing of heroism. – Johan Huizinga

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. The Cambridge men did not care to see so much royal favour bestowed on Oxford. – Oxford by Lang, Andrew
  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. But my father, who felt my mother's death most cruelly, bestowed all his affection upon me. – The Woman of Mystery by Maurice Leblanc
  5. Why could she not have bestowed all this affection upon me? – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft

Rhymes for bestowed