to furnish freely or naturally with some power, quality, or attribute <a young performer endowed with a great singing voice> Related Words equip
to furnish (as an institution) with a regular source of income <a wealthy businessman who endowed several museums> Related Words establish
to provide money for <the program to bring the arts to inner-city youths is endowed by a grant from the federal government> Related Words grubstake
, pay off
, pay up
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