transmit

  • 1 transmit — trans‧mit [trænzˈmɪt ǁ træns ] verb transmitted PTandPPX transmitting PRESPARTX [intransitive, transitive] to send out electronic signals, messages etc using radio, television, or other similar equipment: • Data can now be transmitted at speeds… …

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  • 2 Transmit — Trans*mit , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Transmitted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Transmitting}.] [L. transmittere, transmissum; trans across, over + mittere to send: cf. F. transmettre. See {Missile}.] 1. To cause to pass over or through; to communicate by… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 transmit — trans·mit /tranz mit, trans / vt trans·mit·ted, trans·mit·ting 1: to send or convey from one person or place to another 2: to transfer esp. by inheritance trans·mit·ta·ble / mi tə bəl/ adj trans·mit·tal / mit əl/ …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 transmit —   [engl.], senden, übertragen …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 5 transmit — (v.) c.1400, from L. transmittere send across, transfer, pass on, from trans across (see TRANS (Cf. trans )) + mittere to send (see MISSION (Cf. mission)). Related: Transmitted; transmitting …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 transmit — 1 forward, remit, route, ship, *send, dispatch 2 *carry, bear, convey, transport Analogous words: *move, remove, shift, transfer: *communicate, impart: propagate, breed, engender, *generate …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 transmit — has inflected forms transmitted, transmitting, and derivative forms transmitter, transmittal (but more commonly transmission). The adjectival forms transmittable and transmissible are both in use …

    Modern English usage

  • 8 transmit — [v] communicate, send address, bear, bequeath, break, broadcast, carry, channel, conduct, consign, convey, diffuse, dispatch, disseminate, drop a line*, drop a note*, forward, funnel, give a call*, give a ring*, hand down, hand on, impart,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 transmit — ► VERB (transmitted, transmitting) 1) cause to pass on from one place or person to another. 2) broadcast or send out (an electrical signal or a radio or television programme). 3) allow (heat, light, etc.) to pass through a medium. 4) communicate… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 transmit — [trans mit′, tranzmit′] vt. transmitted, transmitting [ME transmitten < L transmittere < trans , TRANS + mittere, to send: see MISSION] 1. to send or cause to go from one person or place to another, esp. across intervening space or… …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 transmit — [[t]trænzmɪ̱t[/t]] transmits, transmitting, transmitted 1) VERB When radio and television programmes, computer data, or other electronic messages are transmitted, they are sent from one place to another, using wires, radio waves, or satellites.… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 transmit — 01. One way that AIDS is [transmitted] is through unprotected sex. 02. The concert was [transmitted] by satellite to over 100 different countries. 03. It is not true that mosquitoes can [transmit] AIDS to people. 04. Cold germs can be… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 13 transmit — trans·mit tran(t)s mit, tranz vt, trans·mit·ted; trans·mit·ting to pass, transfer, or convey from one person or place to another: as a) to pass or convey by heredity <transmit a genetic abnormality> b) to convey (infection) abroad or to… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 14 transmit */*/ — UK [trænzˈmɪt] / US verb [transitive] Word forms transmit : present tense I/you/we/they transmit he/she/it transmits present participle transmitting past tense transmitted past participle transmitted 1) to send out an electronic signal such as a… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 transmit — verb 1 pass sth from one person to another ADVERB ▪ easily, readily ▪ genetically, orally, sexually ▪ the study of genetically transmitted diseases PREPOSITION …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 16 transmit — v. (D; tr.) to transmit from; to (the results were transmitted to all local stations from the network) * * * [trænz mɪt] to (the results were transmitted to all local stations from the network) (D;tr.) to transmit from …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 17 transmit — trans|mit [trænzˈmıt US træns ] v past tense and past participle transmitted present participle transmitting [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: transmittere, from mittere to send ] 1.) [I,T usually + adverb/preposition] to send out electronic… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 transmit — trans|mit [ trænz mıt ] verb transitive ** 1. ) to send out an electronic signal such as a radio or television signal: The Super Bowl was transmitted via satellite to over 100 countries. 2. ) FORMAL to spread a disease from one person to another …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 transmit — verb 1) the use of computers to transmit information Syn: transfer, pass on, hand on, communicate, convey, impart, channel, carry, relay, forward, dispatch; disseminate, spread, circulate 2) the program will be transmitted on Sunday …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 20 transmit — verb 1) the use of computers to transmit information Syn: transfer, communicate, pass on, hand on, convey, impart, channel, carry, relay, dispatch, disseminate, spread, circulate 2) the programme will be transmitted on Sunday …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary