- 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 impartation
On His side the love, the impartation, the indwelling, are all perfect.Expositions of Holy Scripture
Its aim is the impartation of knowledge and the formation of public opinion.Elementary Guide to Literary Criticism
F. V. N. Painter
Regeneration implies the impartation of a new life by the Divine energy of the Holy Ghost.The Theology of Holiness
That purpose cannot be attained by exhortation or by threatening, but only by impartation of knowledge.The Literature and History of New Testament Times
J. Gresham (John Gresham) Machen
It is all grace from start to finish, from the impartation of life in the new birth to the crowning in glory.The Prophet Ezekiel
Arno C. Gaebelein
- to communicate (information); relate
- to give or bestow (something, esp an abstract quality)to impart wisdom
Word Origin and History for impartation
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.