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British English: /kəˈmjuːnɪkeɪt/
American English: /kəˈmjunəˌkeɪt/

Translation of communicate in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (convey)
    communiquer (ideas, feelings) (to à)
    transmettre (instructions, news, information, values) (to à)
    his anxiety communicates itself to others
    son angoisse est communicative
    to communicate one's displeasure to somebody
    faire part de son mécontentement à quelqu'un

intransitive verb

  • 1 (relate)
    communiquer (with avec)
    how do they communicate (with each other)?
    comment communiquent-ils?
    to communicate through dance/by gestures
    communiquer au moyen de la danse/par des gestes
  • 2 (be in contact)
    communiquer (with avec)
    to communicate by radio
    communiquer par radio
    we no longer communicate with each other
    nous avons perdu tout contact
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