Meaning of “communicate” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ I, T ] us uk /kəˈmjuːnɪkeɪt/
Extra Examples
Teachers need to be able to communicate ideas effectively.I generally use email to communicate with staff in other offices.How did people communicate in the days before email?He's not the best at communicating with his team.His skill lies in his ability to communicate complex ideas very simply.

B1 to share information with others by speaking, writing, moving your body, or using other signals:

We can now communicate instantly with people on the other side of the world.
Has the news been communicated to the staff yet?

B2 to talk about your thoughts and feelings, and help other people to understand them:

He can't communicate with his parents.

(Definition of “communicate” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)