What does impart mean?

Definitions for impartɪmˈpɑrt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word impart.

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"

Wiktionary

  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

Numerology

  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

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