En·dow v. t. [imp. & p. p. Endowed p. pr. & vb. n. Endowing.]
1. To furnish with money or its equivalent, as a permanent fund for support; to make pecuniary provision for; to settle an income upon; especially, to furnish with dower; as, to endow a wife; to endow a public institution.
Endowing hospitals and almshouses. --Bp. Stillingfleet.
2. To enrich or furnish with anything of the nature of a gift (as a quality or faculty); -- followed by with, rarely by of; as, man is endowed by his Maker with reason; to endow with privileges or benefits.
adj : 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" [ant: unendowed]