- 1Make (information) known: the teachers imparted a great deal of knowledge to their pupilsMore example sentences
communicate, pass on, convey, transmit, relay, relate, recount, set forth, present, tell, make known, make public, go public with, report, announce, proclaim, spread, disseminate, circulate, promulgate, broadcast; disclose, reveal, divulge, bring into the open• informal let on about, tell all about, blab, spill• archaic discover, unbosom
- Good communication requires the ability both to listen and to impart relevant information.
- Her face sets like quick-drying cement and she imparts information strictly on a need-to-know basis.
- The ready reckoner also imparts information on basic car care, safe repairing and various types of accessories.
- 1.1Bestow (a quality): shiitake mushrooms impart a wonderfully woody flavour to the saladMore example sentences
- As for wine, oak not only imparts some specific qualities as extractable substances, it also allows slow oxygenation of the spirit.
- Hats, of course, were a key element in defining a fisherperson's on-stream image, imparting a quality of costumed playacting to the sport of fly-fishing.
- Yet the very triumph of these principles imparted a rancorous quality to public life, as the wealthy pastoral and professional elite fought to hold on to their advantages.
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- I'm going down expecting to get some impartation that is going to set me on my course for the next couple of years.
- However, I often receive information in what feels like physical impartation: the revelation is ‘downloaded’ into my chest area.
- As far as actual resources for reading yourself, I'm afraid I can't recommend many: this is because most of my beliefs were shaped through being very questioning, impartation from the community, and learning through experience.
late Middle English (in the sense 'give a share of'): from Old French impartir, from Latin impartire, from in- 'in' + pars, part- 'part'.