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Definitions and Synonyms of communicate | Another word for communicate | What is communicate?

Definition 1: transmit thoughts or feelings - [verb of communication]

Samples where communicate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist

Synonyms for communicate in the sense of this definition

(communicate is a kind of ...) act together or towards others or with others

"He should interact more with his colleagues"

(... is a kind of communicate ) show, express or direct through movement

"He gestured his desire to leave"

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate nonverbally by telepathy

"some people believe they can telepathize with others around the world"

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate or express by writing

"He wrote about his great love for his wife"

(... is a kind of communicate ) transmit messages via radio waves

"he radioed for help"

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate with and within a group

"You have to network if you want to get a good job"

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate silently and non-verbally by signals or signs

"He signed his disapproval with a dismissive hand gesture" "The diner signaled the waiters to bring the menu"

(... is a kind of communicate ) convey by semaphore, of information

(... is a kind of communicate ) utter or express by whistling

"She whistled a melody"

(... is a kind of communicate ) convey or communicate; of a smile, a look, a physical gesture

"Throw a glance" "She gave me a dirty look"

(... is a kind of communicate ) convey, as of a compliment, regards, attention, etc.; bestow

"Don't pay him any mind" "give the orders" "Give him my best regards" "pay attention"

(... is a kind of communicate ) bestow

"give homage" "render thanks"

(... is a kind of communicate ) serve as a means for expressing something

"The painting of Mary carries motherly love" "His voice carried a lot of anger"

(... is a kind of communicate ) bring out an official document (such as a warrant)

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate the intended meaning or impression

"He came across very clearly"

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate

"I'd like to share this idea with you"

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate with a place or person; establish communication with, as if by telephone

"Bill called this number and he got Mary" "The operator couldn't get Kobe because of the earthquake"

(... is a kind of communicate ) use language

"the baby talks already" "the prisoner won't speak" "they speak a strange dialect"

(... is a kind of communicate ) exchange thoughts; talk with

"We often talk business" "Actions talk louder than words"

(... is a kind of communicate ) express in speech

"She talks a lot of nonsense" "This depressed patient does not verbalize"

(... is a kind of communicate ) talk profusely

"she was yakking away about her grandchildren"

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate by means of specific gestures, as an alternative to sign language

"The Deaf often fingerspell"

(... is a kind of communicate ) speak or write in aphorisms

(... is a kind of communicate ) speak in riddles

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate vividly

"He projected his feelings"

(... is a kind of communicate ) be in or establish communication with

"Our advertisements reach millions" "He never contacted his children after he emigrated to Australia"

(... is a kind of communicate ) impose something unpleasant

"The principal visited his rage on the students"

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate intimately with; be in a state of heightened, intimate receptivity

"He seemed to commune with nature"

(... is a kind of communicate ) impart knowledge of some fact, state of affairs, or event to

"I informed him of his rights"

(... is a kind of communicate ) tell a joke; speak humorously

"He often jokes even when he appears serious"

(... is a kind of communicate ) read, write, or edit a shared on-line journal

(... is a kind of communicate ) send greetings to

(... is a kind of communicate ) speak to

"He addressed the crowd outside the window"

(... is a kind of communicate ) address a question to and expect an answer from

"Ask your teacher about trigonometry" "The children asked me about their dead grandmother" "I inquired about their special today" "He had to ask directions several times"

(... is a kind of communicate ) lower and raise the head, as to indicate assent or agreement or confirmation

"The teacher nodded when the student gave the right answer"

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate in sign language

"I don't know how to sign, so I could not communicate with my deaf cousin"

(... is a kind of communicate ) contort the face to indicate a certain mental or emotional state

"He grimaced when he saw the amount of homework he had to do"

Definition 2: transmit information - [verb of communication]

Samples where communicate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Please communicate this message to all employees
  • pass along the good news

Synonyms for communicate in the sense of this definition

(communicate is a kind of ...) transfer to another

"communicate a disease"

(... is a kind of communicate ) send a message to

"She messaged the committee"

(... is a kind of communicate ) send as a message

"She messaged the final report by fax"

(... is a kind of communicate ) pass down

"render a verdict" "deliver a judgment"

(... is a kind of communicate ) pass on a communication

"The news was carried to every village in the province"

(... is a kind of communicate ) report the receipt of

"The program committee acknowledged the submission of the authors of the paper"

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate over long distances, as via the telephone or e-mail

(... is a kind of communicate ) express the need or desire for

"She requested an extra bed in her room" "She called for room service" "when you call, always ask for Mary"

(... is a kind of communicate ) communicate successfully

"I couldn't get across the message" "He put over the idea very well"

(... is a kind of communicate ) pass along

"Please relay the news to the villagers"

(... is a kind of communicate ) give or constitute a signal, not necessarily verbally

"The lack of good teachers sends a strong message to all parents in the community"

(... is a kind of communicate ) put firmly in the mind

"Plant a thought in the students' minds"

Definition 3: be in verbal contact; interchange information or ideas - [verb of communication]

Samples where communicate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He and his sons haven't communicated for years
  • Do you communicate well with your advisor?

(communicate is a kind of ...) act together or towards others or with others

"He should interact more with his colleagues"

(... is a kind of communicate ) send a message

"There is no messaging service at this company"

Definition 4: receive Communion, in the Catholic church - [verb of communication]

Synonyms for communicate in the sense of this definition

(communicate is a kind of ...) enter into a covenant or formal agreement

"They covenanted with Judas for 30 pieces of silver" "The nations covenanted to fight terrorism around the world"

(communicate has a similar meaning as ...) administer Communion; in church

Definition 5: administer Communion; in church - [verb of communication]

(communicate is a kind of ...) enter into a covenant or formal agreement

"They covenanted with Judas for 30 pieces of silver" "The nations covenanted to fight terrorism around the world"

(communicate has a similar meaning as ...) receive Communion, in the Catholic church

Definition 6: join or connect - [verb of contact]

Samples where communicate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The rooms communicated

(communicate is a kind of ...) be interconnected, afford passage

"These rooms intercommunicate"

Definition 7: transfer to another - [verb of possession]

Samples where communicate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • communicate a disease

Synonyms for communicate in the sense of this definition

(communicate is a kind of ...) move from one place to another

"transfer the data" "transmit the news" "transfer the patient to another hospital"

(... is a kind of communicate ) transmit information

"Please communicate this message to all employees" "pass along the good news"

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