- to make known; tell; relate; disclose: to impart a secret.
- to give; bestow; communicate: to impart knowledge.
- to grant a part or share of.
- to grant a part or share; give.
Origin of impart
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Examples from the Web for imparter
The piece of news created the sensation that its imparter had counted upon.The Shrieking Pit
Arthur J. Rees
After a number of years the partaker of maddened love was the imparter of maddened might.Irene Iddesleigh
Amanda McKittrick Ros
"I ain't surprised 't your takin' it to heart like that," said the imparter of news.Susan Clegg and Her Neighbors' Affairs
- to communicate (information); relate
- to give or bestow (something, esp an abstract quality)to impart wisdom
Word Origin and History for imparter
early 15c., "to give a part of (one's possessions); late 15c., "to share, take part," from Old French impartir (14c.), from Late Latin impartire (also impertire) "to share in, divide with another, communicate," from assimilated form of in- "into, in" (see in- (2)) + partire "to divide, part" (see part (v.)). Related: Imparted; imparting.