Communicate

Definition of Communicate

Com`mu´ni`cate   Pronunciation: kǒm`mū´nĭ`kāt
v. t.1.To share in common; to participate in.
[imp. & p. p. Communicated; p. pr. & vb. n. Communicating.]
To thousands that communicate our loss.
- B. Jonson
2.To impart; to bestow; to convey; as, to communicate a disease or a sensation; to communicate motion by means of a crank.
Where God is worshiped, there he communicates his blessings and holy influences.
- Jer. Taylor.
3.To make known; to recount; to give; to impart; as, to communicate information to any one.
4.To administer the communion to.
She [the church] . . . may communicate him.
- Jer. Taylor.
He communicated those thoughts only with the Lord Digby.
- Clarendon.
v. i.1.To share or participate; to possess or enjoy in common; to have sympathy.
Ye did communicate with my affliction.
- Philip. iv. 4.
2.To give alms, sympathy, or aid.
To do good and to communicate forget not.
- Heb. xiii. 16.
3.To have intercourse or to be the means of intercourse; as, to communicate with another on business; to be connected; as, a communicating artery.
Subjects suffered to communicate and to have intercourse of traffic.
- Hakluyt.
The whole body is nothing but a system of such canals, which all communicate with one another.
- Arbuthnot.
4.To partake of the Lord's supper; to commune.
The primitive Christians communicated every day.
- Jer. Taylor.

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