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Synonyms of confer in English:


  • 1 she went to confer with her colleagues
    consult, talk, speak, converse, have a chat, have a tête-à-tête, parley
    informal have a confab, powwow
  • 2 she conferred a knighthood on him
    bestow on, present to, grant to, award to, decorate with, honor with, give to, endow with, extend to
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