transmit

If you’re an international spy, you might transmit secret messages using a special code written in invisible ink. If you aren’t a spy, you could probably just use email. Whatever your circumstances, when you transmit information, you send.

You can transmit things from person to person or from one thing to another. The airwaves can be used to transmit radio or TV signals, for example, and computers can transmit messages over a network. This verb often describes messages or data being sent, but you can also transmit ideas, beliefs, or attitude. In addition, transmit can describe the spread of disease, like mosquitoes that can transmit disease when they bite.

Definitions of transmit
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v send from one person or place to another

transmit a message”
Synonyms:
channel, channelise, channelize, transfer, transport
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bring, convey, fetch, get
go or come after and bring or take back
project
transfer (ideas or principles) from one domain into another
propagate
transmit
translate
bring to a certain spiritual state
release, turn
let (something) fall or spill from a container
send, send out
to cause or order to be taken, directed, or transmitted to another place
retrieve
run after, pick up, and bring to the master
retrieve
go for and bring back
deflate
release contained air or gas from
throw
throw (a die) out onto a flat surface
send in
mail in; cause to be delivered
mail out
transmit by mail
get off, mail
send via the postal service
deliver
bring to a destination, make a delivery
Type of:
displace, move
cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

v transfer to another

Synonyms:
communicate, convey
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communicate, pass, pass along, pass on, put across
transmit information
implant, plant
put firmly in the mind
send a message
give or constitute a signal, not necessarily verbally
relay
pass along
get across, put over
communicate successfully
bespeak, call for, quest, request
express the need or desire for; ask for
acknowledge, receipt
report the receipt of
carry
pass on a communication
deliver, render, return
pass down
message
send as a message
message
send a message to
Type of:
transfer
move from one place to another

v broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television

Synonyms:
air, beam, broadcast, send
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satellite
broadcast or disseminate via satellite
sportscast
broadcast a sports event
telecast, televise
broadcast via television
interrogate
transmit (a signal) for setting off an appropriate response, as in telecommunication
rebroadcast, rerun
broadcast again, as of a film
colorcast
broadcast in color
Type of:
air, bare, publicise, publicize
make public

v transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

Synonyms:
carry, channel, conduct, convey, impart
carry, convey, express
serve as a means for expressing something
carry
be conveyed over a certain distance
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wash up
carry somewhere (of water or current or waves)
pipe in
bring in through pipes
bring in
transmit
retransmit
transmit again
Type of:
bring, convey, take
take something or somebody with oneself somewhere

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