Impartment Im*part"ment, n. The act of imparting, or that which is imparted, communicated, or disclosed. [R.] [1913 Webster]

It beckons you to go away with it, As if it some impartment did desire To you alone. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • impartment — noun see impart …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • impartment — noun The act of imparting something, or the thing imparted …   Wiktionary

  • impartment — n. giving, donation, bestowal; communication, disclosure …   English contemporary dictionary

  • impartment — im·part·ment …   English syllables

  • impartment — imˈpärtmənt noun ( s) : the act of imparting or something that is imparted : communication, transmission …   Useful english dictionary

  • impart — transitive verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French & Latin; Anglo French empartir, from Latin impartire, from in + partire to divide, part Date: 15th century 1. to give, convey, or grant from or as if from a store < her experience… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • impart — impartable, adj. impartation, impartment, n. imparter, n. /im pahrt /, v.t. 1. to make known; tell; relate; disclose: to impart a secret. 2. to give; bestow; communicate: to impart knowledge. 3. to grant a part or share of. v.i. 4. to grant a… …   Universalium

  • delivery — de·liv·ery n pl er·ies: an act that shows a transferor s intent to make a transfer of property (as a gift); esp: the transfer of possession or exclusive control of property to another actual delivery: a delivery (as by hand or shipment) of actual …   Law dictionary

  • donation — do·na·tion n 1: the making of an esp. charitable gift 2 in the civil law of Louisiana: a voluntary transfer of ownership of property from one person to another compare sale dis·guised donation: a transfer of property (as a sale) that does not… …   Law dictionary

  • legacy — leg·a·cy / le gə sē/ n pl cies [Medieval Latin legatio, from Latin legare to bequeath]: a gift of property by will; specif: a gift of personal property by will: bequest see also ademption compare devise conjoint leg …   Law dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”