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confer with

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  • confer with — index advise, converse, debate, discuss Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • confer with — consult , take counsel with , ask for advice from …   English contemporary dictionary

  • confer with — verb get or ask advice from (Freq. 3) Consult your local broker They had to consult before arriving at a decision • Syn: ↑consult • Derivationally related forms: ↑consultive (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • confer — con‧fer [kənˈfɜː ǁ ˈfɜːr] verb conferred PTandPP conferring PRESPART [intransitive] to discuss something with other people in order to make a decision based on more than one person s opinion: • The chairwoman is conferring with the board later… …   Financial and business terms

  • confer — I (consult) verb advise, compare opinions, confide in, consult with, consultare, counsel, deliberate, discuss, exchange observations, exhort, give advice, hold a conference, hold a consultation, interchange views, negotiate, palaver, parley,… …   Law dictionary

  • confer — v. 1) (D; intr.) ( to converse ) to confer about; with (we will confer with them about this matter) 2) (D; tr.) ( to award ) to confer on (to confer an award on smb.) * * * [kən fɜː] with (we will confer with them about this matter) (D; intr.) (… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • confer — 01. The Russian President flew to Washington this morning to [confer] with the American President on the crisis developing in the Middle East. 02. I ll need to [confer] with my supervisor before I can allow that. 03. Not everyone could make it to …   Grammatical examples in English

  • confer */ — UK [kənˈfɜː(r)] / US [kənˈfɜr] verb Word forms confer : present tense I/you/we/they confer he/she/it confers present participle conferring past tense conferred past participle conferred 1) [transitive] formal to give something such as authority,… …   English dictionary

  • confer — [[t]kənfɜ͟ː(r)[/t]] confers, conferring, conferred 1) V RECIP When you confer with someone, you discuss something with them in order to make a decision. You can also say that two people confer. [V with n] He conferred with Hill and the others in… …   English dictionary

  • confer — con|fer [kənˈfə: US ˈfə:r] v past tense and past participle conferred present participle conferring formal [Date: 1400 1500; : Latin; Origin: conferre to bring together , from com ( COM ) + ferre to carry ] 1.) to discuss something with other… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • confer — con|fer [ kən fɜr ] verb * 1. ) intransitive to discuss something with other people in order to reach a decision: confer with: He asked for some time to confer with his lawyers. 2. ) transitive FORMAL to give something such as authority, a legal… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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