Webster 1913 Edition
imp. & p. p.
p. pr. & vb. n.
partireto part, divide, fr.
partis, part, share. See
To bestow a share or portion of; to give, grant, or communicate; to allow another to partake in;
impartfood to the poor; the sun
Well may he then to you his cares
To obtain a share of; to partake of.
To communicate the knowledge of; to make known; to show by words or tokens; to tell; to disclose.
Syn. – To share; yield; confer; convey; grant; give; reveal; disclose; discover; divulge. See
To give a part or share.
He that hath two coats, let him
impartto him that hath none.
Luke iii. 11.
To hold a conference or consultation.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.To give, grant or communicate; to bestow on another a share or portion of something; as, to impart a portion of provisions to the poor.
2.To grant; to give; to confer; as, to impart honor or favor.
3.To communicate the knowledge of something; to make known; to show by words or tokens.
When first I did impart my love to you--