EN[kəˈmjuːnɪkeɪt] [kəˈmjunəkeɪt]

    Definition of communicate in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGcommunicatesPRcommunicatingPT, PPcommunicatedPREcom-SUF-icate
    1. To impart.
      1. It is vital that I communicate this information to you.
      2. to communicate motion by means of a crank
      3. The disease was mainly communicated via rats and other vermin.
    2. To share.
      1. We shall now consider those functions of intelligence which man communicates with the higher beasts.
      2. The ‘better sort’ might communicate on a separate day; and in some parishes even the quality of the communion wine varied with the social quality of the recipients.
      3. She [the church] [ …] may communicate him.
      4. Many deaf people communicate with sign language.
      5. I feel I hardly know him; I just wish he'd communicate with me a little more.
      6. The living room communicates with the back garden by these French windows.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • What else, you tell me, can make a group of young men from various backgrounds, educational levels and races doing their National Service (aka Army) and communicating on a sama-sama wavelength?
      • I feel I hardly know him; I just wish he'd communicate with me a little more.
      • As a part of that network, holdase chaperones are able to communicate with other chaperones in the network, to achieve refolding of misfolded clients.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Verbs
      • Intransitive verbs
        • Transitive verbs
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      1. en communicated
      2. en communicatee
      3. en communicates
      4. en communicatees
      5. en communicatest
      Source: Wiktionary
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      Meaning of communicate for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "communicate" is a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
      Difficultness: Level 2
      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 8
      Definite    ➨     Versatile