Associations to the word «Transmit»


TRANSMIT, verb. (transitive) To send or convey something from one person, place or thing to another.
TRANSMIT, verb. (transitive) To spread or pass on something such as a disease or a signal.
TRANSMIT, verb. (transitive) To impart, convey or hand down something by inheritance or heredity.
TRANSMIT, verb. (transitive) To communicate news or information.
TRANSMIT, verb. (transitive) To convey energy or force through a mechanism.
TRANSMIT, verb. (intransitive) To send out a signal (as opposed to receive).

Dictionary definition

TRANSMIT, verb. Transfer to another; "communicate a disease".
TRANSMIT, verb. Transmit or serve as the medium for transmission; "Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat".
TRANSMIT, verb. Broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television; "We cannot air this X-rated song".
TRANSMIT, verb. Send from one person or place to another; "transmit a message".

Wise words

The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
Mark Twain