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ɪmˈpɑrtim·part

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. impart, leave, give, pass onverb

    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, bringverb

    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, channelverb

    transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

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

Wiktionary

  1. impartverb

    To give a part or share.

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

  2. impartverb

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

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

  3. impartverb

    To hold a conference or consultation.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Impartnoun

    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. Impartnoun

    to obtain a share of; to partake of

  3. Impartnoun

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

  4. Impartverb

    to give a part or share

  5. Impartverb

    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.]

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  1. armpit

  2. Primat

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  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

Examples of impart in a Sentence

  1. Jason Halperin:

    You know how much we’ve all been through, our entire community, but now we have safe, effective, life-saving vaccines, and it not only helps him but the entire community and anyone vulnerable around our family, that’s a great lesson to impart to our children.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    There is no university,college,institute, academy or school, which could impart an education that can make a fool a wise until that pupil be truly nice.

  3. Dr. Jose P. Rizal:

    He who knows the surface of the earth and the topography of a country only through the examination of maps..is like a man who learns the opera of Meyerbeer or Rossini by reading only reviews in the newspapers. The brush of landscape artists Lorrain, Ruysdael, or Calame can reproduce on canvas the sun's ray, the coolness of the heavens, the green of the fields, the majesty of the mountains...but what can never be stolen from Nature is that vivid impression that she alone can and knows how to impart--the music of the birds, the movement of the trees, the aroma peculiar to the place--the inexplicable something the traveller feels that cannot be defined and which seems to awaken in him distant memories of happy days, sorrows and joys gone by, never to return!

  4. Robyn Boerstling:

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

  5. 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.

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