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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. confer: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. confer: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. confer: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. confer: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. confer: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. confer: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Confer, confer: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. confer: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Confer, confer: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. confer: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. confer: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. confer: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. confer: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Confer, confer: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. confer: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. confer: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. confer: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. CONFER (software), Confer: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Confer: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. confer: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. confer: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. confer: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. confer: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. confer: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. confer: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. confer: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. Confer, confer: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. confer: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confer: Global Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confer: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. confer, confer, confer: Terminology and Descriptions of Geneaological Words [home, info]
  2. CONFER: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. confer: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confer: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confer: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (confer)

verb:  present ("The university conferred a degree on its most famous former student, who never graduated")
verb:  have a conference in order to talk something over ("We conferred about a plan of action")
adverb:  compare (used in texts to point the reader to another location in the text)
name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #8753)

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Phrases that include confer:   confer a benefit, confer a trust, confer about, confer honor on, confer ownership on oneself, more...

Words similar to confer:   bestow, cf, confab, confabulate, conferment, conferrable, conferral, conferred, conferrer, conferring, consult, see, cf., see also, more...

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