confero

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Etymology[edit]

From con- (together) + ferō (I bear).

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Verb[edit]

present active cōnferō, present infinitive cōnferre, perfect active contulī, supine collātum

  1. I bring or collect together, gather; unite, join.
  2. I bring together, set in opposition, oppose, match.
  3. I bring together in thought, compare, contrast.
  4. I consult, confer, consider, deliberate, talk over.
  5. I compress, abridge, condense, sum up.
  6. I bear, carry, convey, direct, take, bring.
  7. I devote, apply, employ, direct, bestow upon, confer, grant.
  8. I change, transform, turn, metamorphose.
  9. I refer, ascribe, attribute, impute, throw blame, lay to the charge of.
  10. I transfer, defer, put off, postpone, refer.

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References[edit]

  • confero in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879