Definitions for participate
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word participate.
participate, take partverb
share in something
become a participant; be involved in
"enter a race"; "enter an agreement"; "enter a drug treatment program"; "enter negotiations"
} To join in, to take part, to involve oneself (in something).
To share, share in (something).
To share (something) with others; to transfer (something) to or unto others.
Etymology: From the participle stem of participare, from particeps, from pars + capere; see part and capable.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
To partake; to receive part of; to share.
As Christ’s incarnation and passion can be available to no man’s good, which is not made partaker of Christ, neither can we participate him without his presence. Richard Hooker.
The French seldom atchieved any honourable acts without Scottish hands, who therefore are to participate the glory with them. William Camden, Remains.
Such as I seek, fit to participate
All rational delight; wherein the brute
Cannot be human consort. John Milton, Par. Lost.
Etymology: participo, Lat. participer, Fr.
Th’ other instruments
Did see, and hear, devise, instruct, walk, feel;
And mutually participate. William Shakespeare.
An aged citizen brought forth all his provisions, and said, that as he did communicate unto them his store, so would he participate of their wants. John Hayward.
His delivery, and thy joy thereon,
In both which we, as next, participate. John Milton.
Few creatures participate of the nature of plants and metals both. Francis Bacon.
God, when heav’n and earth he did create,
Form’d man, who should of both participate. John Denham.
Those bodies, which are under a light, which is extended and distributed equally through all, should participate of each others colours. Dryden.
The species of audibles seem to participate more with local motion, like percussions made upon the air. Francis Bacon.
acting in common; participating
to have a share in common with others; to take a part; to partake; -- followed by in, formely by of; as, to participate in a debate
to partake of; to share in; to receive a part of
to impart, or give, or share of
Etymology: [L. participatus, p. p. of participare to participate; pars, partis, part + capere to take. See Part, and Capacious.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
pär-tis′i-pāt, v.i. to partake: to have a share.—v.t. to receive a part or share of.—n. Pär′ticeps crim′inis, one who, although not present, helps in any way the commission of a crime, or who after the deed assists or hides the person who did it.—adjs. Partic′ipable, capable of being participated in or shared; Partic′ipant, participating: sharing.—n. a partaker.—adv. Partic′ipantly.—n. Participā′tion.—adj. Partic′ipātive, capable of participating.—n. Partic′ipātor, one who partakes with another: a sharer. [L. participāre, -ātum—pars, part, capĕre, to take.]
Be involved or contribute.
They do participate on the football pitch.
Submitted by MaryC on March 4, 2020
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'participate' in Verbs Frequency: #579
The numerical value of participate in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of participate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
If an MP started saying in public 'I wasn't able to participate' for whatever reason … that is potentially difficult from a legitimacy point of view.
No matter your background, no matter your ethnicity, you deserve a chance to fully participate in the future of our economy, we're preaching the gospel that you matter, where you're from matters, and if you want to solve problems from places in which you come from, you can do it.
The ability of women to participate equally in the economic and social life of the Nation.
Who says people won't participate ? People will participate, this is the slogan of foreign media who are suggesting that people aren't taking part.
The NHL and the NHL Players’ Association will retain full authority to decide not to participate should COVID-19 conditions worsen or otherwise pose a threat to the health and safety of NHL Players, or for any other reason that may warrant such decision.
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- ساهم, شاركArabic
- браць удзе́л, ўзяць удзе́лBelarusian
- взе́мам уча́стие, взе́ма уча́стие, уча́ствувамBulgarian
- účastnit, zúčastnitCzech
- deltage, participereDanish
- شرکت کردنPersian
- ottaa osaa, osallistuaFinnish
- közreműködik, részt veszHungarian
- meedoen, deelnemen, participerenDutch
- uczestniczyć, brać udział, wziąć udziałPolish
- принима́ть уча́стие, приня́ть уча́стие, уча́ствоватьRussian
- учествовати, učestvovatiSerbo-Croatian
- zúčastňovať sa, zúčastniť saSlovak
- udeležiti se, udeleževati seSlovene
- deltaga, deltaSwedish
- бра́ти у́часть, взя́ти у́частьUkrainian
- tham giaVietnamese
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