verb (used with object), com·mu·ni·cat·ed, com·mu·ni·cat·ing.
verb (used without object), com·mu·ni·cat·ed, com·mu·ni·cat·ing.
Origin of communicate
Synonyms for communicate
Antonyms for communicate
Related Words for communicatingrelate, connect, convey, advertise, disseminate, transfer, interact, write, impart, transmit, tell, disclose, broadcast, reveal, correspond, inform, contact, suggest, publicize, confer
Examples from the Web for communicating
Contemporary Examples of communicating
Nancy, on the other hand, was incapable of communicating her wishes.U.K. Courts Grant Mother Right to End Her 12-Year-Old Disabled Daughter’s Life
November 4, 2014
When the Internet was young and art was old, as has actually remained the case, we were promised new ways of communicating.Blurred Lines at NY Sketchbook Museum
November 1, 2014
As La Russa said, “Leading is about communicating and inspiring people throughout the organization to perform at their best.”Tony La Russa Explains How To Make It To The World Series
October 4, 2014
“I've been expecting that I would be hearing from and communicating with them,” he noted with a touch of sadness.Today’s Sperm Donor Isn’t a Broke 20-Something
September 20, 2014
FDR wanted to project easy grace rather than stiff formality—especially when communicating complicated matters.FDR: King of All Media
September 2, 2014
Historical Examples of communicating
It is the manner of communicating these diseases; it is the subtle way in which they go about.Little Dorrit
Michaud, in communicating the news to them, did not conceal his delight.Therese Raquin
While he was there, Columbus, who had no means of communicating with him, sailed from Palos.
He did so, communicating to me the particulars of the conversation.
God is desirous of communicating Himself to us in a Personal manner.The Romance of the Soul
Word Origin for communicate
1520s, "to impart" (information, etc.), from Latin communicatus, past participle of communicare "impart, inform" (see communication). Meaning "to share, transmit" (diseases, etc.) is from 1530s. Related: Communicated; communicating.