[ɛndˈa͡ʊd], [ɛndˈa‍ʊd], [ɛ_n_d_ˈaʊ_d]

Definitions of endowed:

  1.   of Endow
  2.   provided or supplied or equipped with ( especially as by inheritance or nature); " an well- endowed college"; " endowed with good eyesight"; " endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights"

Antonyms for endowed:

unblessed, unendowed, dowerless.

Quotes for endowed:

  1. But the first differentiation of its reflection in the manifested World is purely Spiritual, and the Beings generated in it are not endowed with a consciousness that has any relation to the one we conceive of. – H. P. Blavatsky
  2. No single man can be taken as a model for a perfect figure, for no man lives on earth who is endowed with the whole of beauty. – Albrecht Durer
  3. I acknowledge the privilege of being alive in a human body at this moment, endowed with senses, memories, emotions, thoughts, and the space of mind in its wisdom aspect. – Alex Grey
  4. To be womanly is one thing, and one only; it is to be sensitive to man, to be highly endowed with the sex instinct; to be manly is to be sensitive to woman. – Jane Harrison
  5. Nature not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write. – Alfred Edward Housman
  6. Tibet is a beautiful and richly endowed region of our great motherland. – Jinato Hu
  7. Man is pre -eminently endowed with the power of voluntarily and consciously determining his own point of view. – Ernst Mach
  8. I look at an ant and I see myself: a native South African, endowed by nature with a strength much greater than my size so I might cope with the weight of a racism that crushes my spirit. – Miriam Makeba
  9. We have been endowed with the capacity and the power to create desirable pictures within and to find them automatically in the outer world of our environment. – John McDonald
  10. Somehow liberals have been unable to acquire from life what conservatives seem to be endowed with at birth: namely, a healthy skepticism of the powers of government agencies to do good. – Daniel Patrick Moynihan
  11. God is creating at every moment of the world's existence in and through the perpetually endowed creativity of the very stuff of the world. – Arthur Peacocke
  12. The French are endowed with bigger limbs; those of the Spaniards are stronger; they have a very slim waist. The French fight with more ferocity than advise. The Spaniards the opposite. – Michael Servetus
  13. As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is our responsibility. – Arnold J. Toynbee
  14. The difference is that for a soundly conceived and solidly endowed republic it takes a great deal longer for those seeds to germinate and the plants to grow. – Robert Welch

Usage examples for endowed:

  1. Indeed, the banker thought kindly of six- thirty as an hour at which in earlier days he had been endowed with a better appetite than he ever possessed now at eight o'clock or later. ” – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  2. It was held that a composer so well endowed would prove to be the one, par excellence, destined to free the French operatic stage from the bondage of " routine," and be the standard- bearer of French progressive art. ” – Masters of French Music by Arthur Hervey
  3. Had he been endowed with a hundred lives it seemed impossible for him to escape death. ” – History of the United Netherlands, 1586-89, Vol. II. Complete by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009
  4. His people had not looked quite kindly on this engagement; they had, indeed, tried in many ways to prevent it; partly because of Miss Sherwood's poverty, and also because they knew that Lady Agnes Martling had long cared for him, and was most happily endowed with wealth and good looks also. ” – The Translation of a Savage, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 12, 2009
  5. “ A blind man was said to have been restored to sight by a young person whom the learned doctors of the Jewish law considered a sinner, and, as such, very unlikely to have been endowed with a divine gift of healing. ” – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  6. “ Mary was not, in her estimation, over- endowed with brains, and she never seemed to mind a barbed thrust or two. ” – The Lamp in the Desert by Ethel M. Dell
  7. The College of New- Brunswick is established at Fredericton and endowed with a block of land containing nearly six thousand acres adjoining the town plot. ” – First History of New Brunswick by Peter Fisher Commentator: William Fisher
  8. “ Balthasar was endowed with fine natural sense. ” – Balthasar And Other Works - 1909 by Anatole France
  9. “ 167. Hunt's collection of poems, published during 1818, under the title of Foliage was dedicated to Shelley: Had I known a person more highly endowed than yourself with all the qualities that it becomes a man to possess, I had selected for this work the ornament of his name. ” – Leigh Hunt's Relations with Byron, Shelley and Keats by Barnette Miller
  10. He was endowed with a strong mind, clear perception and sound judgment. ” – Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution by L. Carroll Judson
  11. He had no particular tendency to meddle with the personal relations of those about him; but if they were forced upon him in any way, he was like to see into them at least as quickly as any of his neighbors who thought themselves most endowed with practical skill. ” – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  12. It seems mysterious, at first sight, that the child, whose duty and whose destiny it is to have dominion over nature, should be endowed least of all creatures with any absolute knowledge of it. ” – Education in The Home, The Kindergarten, and The Primary School by Elizabeth P. Peabody
  13. My parents were each endowed with nine brothers and sisters- i. ” – Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life by Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey
  14. Whether or not any individual is endowed with the necessary honesty for success in any particular vocation is, therefore, a problem which can be settled only by careful analysis of all its requirements. ” – Analyzing Character by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
  15. Agreement can make its own fortune, and need not wait to be endowed – History of American Socialisms by John Humphrey Noyes
  16. Nature happily had endowed young Saumarez with talents, and qualities of mind and heart, which in a great measure repaired the want of a regular and more enlarged education: a sound judgment and quick sensibility soon led him to perceive his deficiency in acquired knowledge; and he was inspired with a laudable ambition, to remedy it by every exertion the feeble means within his reach could accomplish. ” – Memoirs and Correspondence of Admiral Lord de Saumarez, Vol. I by Sir John Ross
  17. It is a waste of the best gifts with which Providence has endowed us. ” – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle
  18. The bride was said to be well endowed but she was extremely plain. ” – Home Life in Germany by Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick
  19. The modern trained nurse is a machine, and a wonderfully good one on the whole; when she is exceptionally endowed for her work she is quite beyond praise. ” – The White Sister by F. Marion Crawford
  20. My lifelong dream of a permanently endowed yoga educational center stood fulfilled. ” – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda

Rhymes for endowed:

Idioms for endowed: