Confer (verb)

  1. To consult together; to talk over or deliberate upon; to exchange views; to compare notes.
  2. To present or bestow (an honor, degree, etc.) formally.


From the latin conferre, to bring together, compare.


  1. The committee members conferred before making a decision.
  2. We need to confer with the lawyer before taking any action.
  3. The school confers degrees at its graduation ceremony.
  4. He was honored with a conferment of a degree.
  5. The doctor conferred with the patient before starting treatment.
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