Definitions for impartɪmˈpɑrt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. impart, leave, give, pass on(verb)

    transmit (knowledge or skills)

    "give a secret to the Russians"; "leave your name and address here"; "impart a new skill to the students"

  2. lend, impart, bestow, contribute, add, bring(verb)

    bestow a quality on

    "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program"

  3. impart, conduct, transmit, convey, carry, channel(verb)

    transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

    "Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat"


  1. impart(Verb)

    To give a part or share.

  2. impart(Verb)

    To communicate the knowledge of; to make known; to show by words or tokens; to tell; to disclose.

  3. impart(Verb)

    To hold a conference or consultation.

  4. Origin: From imparten, from impartir, empartir, from impartio, impertio, from im- + partio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Impart(noun)

    to bestow a share or portion of; to give, grant, or communicate; to allow another to partake in; as, to impart food to the poor; the sun imparts warmth

  2. Impart(noun)

    to obtain a share of; to partake of

  3. Impart(noun)

    to communicate the knowledge of; to make known; to show by words or tokens; to tell; to disclose

  4. Impart(verb)

    to give a part or share

  5. Impart(verb)

    to hold a conference or consultation

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Impart

    im-pärt′, v.t. to bestow a part of: to give: to communicate: to make known.—v.i. to give a part.—ns. Impartā′tion, the act of imparting; Impart′ment (Shak.), the act of imparting: that which is imparted, disclosure. [O. Fr. empartir—L. impartīrein, on, pars, partis, a part.]

Anagrams for impart »

  1. armpit

  2. Primat


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of impart in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of impart in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Robyn Boerstling:

    If the administration can impart a message of urgency, that would certainly be helpful.

  2. Frederick William Robertson:

    The true aim of everyone who aspires to be a teacher should be, not to impart his own opinions, but to kindle minds.

  3. Robyn Boerstling:

    We think the administration has to do more than just monitor, if the administration can impart a message of urgency, that would certainly be helpful.

  4. David Juurlink:

    For many patients, dietary modification( less fat and alcohol) would make acid-lowering drugs unnecessary and would impart other long-term benefits as well, patients should appreciate that, like all drugs, PPIs carry risk. The fact that they're available over the counter doesn't mean they're safe.

  5. Morrow Mayo:

    Here is an artificial city which has been pumped up under forced draught, inflated like a balloon, stuffed with rural humanity like a goose with corn...endeavoring to eat up this too rapid avalanche of anthropoids, the sunshine metropolis heaves and strains, sweats and becomes pop-eyed, like a young boa constrictor trying to swallow a goat. It has never imparted an urban character to its incoming population for the simple reason that it has never had any character to impart. On the other hand, the place has the manners, culture and general outlook of a huge country village.

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