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trans·mit

 (trăns-mĭt′, trănz-)
v. trans·mit·ted, trans·mit·ting, trans·mits
v.tr.
1. To send from one person, thing, or place to another; convey. See Synonyms at send1.
2. To cause to spread; pass on: transmit an infection.
3.
a. To impart or convey to others by heredity.
b. To impart or convey to others by inheritance.
4. To pass along (news or information); communicate.
5.
a. Electronics To send (a signal), as by wire or radio.
b. Physics To cause (a disturbance) to propagate through a medium.
6. To convey (force or energy) from one part of a mechanism to another.
v.intr.
To send out a signal.

[Middle English transmitten, from Latin trānsmittere : trāns-, trans- + mittere, to send.]

trans·mit′ta·ble adj.

transmit

(trænzˈmɪt)
vb, -mits, -mitting or -mitted
1. (tr) to pass or cause to go from one place or person to another; transfer
2. (Medicine) (tr) to pass on or impart (a disease, infection, etc)
3. (tr) to hand down to posterity
4. (Genetics) (tr; usually passive) to pass (an inheritable characteristic) from parent to offspring
5. (General Physics) to allow the passage of (particles, energy, etc): radio waves are transmitted through the atmosphere.
6. (Broadcasting)
a. to send out (signals) by means of radio waves or along a transmission line
b. to broadcast (a radio or television programme)
7. (Mechanical Engineering) (tr) to transfer (a force, motion, power, etc) from one part of a mechanical system to another
[C14: from Latin transmittere to send across, from trans- + mittere to send]
transˈmittable, transˈmittible adj
transˈmittal n

trans•mit

(trænsˈmɪt, trænz-)

v. -mit•ted, -mit•ting. v.t.
1. to send or forward, as to a recipient or destination.
2. to communicate, as information.
3. to pass or spread (disease, infection, etc.) to another.
4. to pass on (a genetic characteristic) from parent to offspring.
5.
a. to cause (light, heat, sound, etc.) to pass through a medium.
b. to permit (light, heat, etc.) to pass through: Glass transmits light.
c. to convey or pass along (an impulse, force, motion, etc.).
6. Radio and Television. to emit (electromagnetic waves).
v.i.
7. to send a signal by radio waves or by wire.
[1350–1400; < Latin trānsmittere to send across =trāns- trans- + mittere to send]
trans•mit′tal, n.

transmit


Past participle: transmitted
Gerund: transmitting

Imperative
transmit
transmit
Present
I transmit
you transmit
he/she/it transmits
we transmit
you transmit
they transmit
Preterite
I transmitted
you transmitted
he/she/it transmitted
we transmitted
you transmitted
they transmitted
Present Continuous
I am transmitting
you are transmitting
he/she/it is transmitting
we are transmitting
you are transmitting
they are transmitting
Present Perfect
I have transmitted
you have transmitted
he/she/it has transmitted
we have transmitted
you have transmitted
they have transmitted
Past Continuous
I was transmitting
you were transmitting
he/she/it was transmitting
we were transmitting
you were transmitting
they were transmitting
Past Perfect
I had transmitted
you had transmitted
he/she/it had transmitted
we had transmitted
you had transmitted
they had transmitted
Future
I will transmit
you will transmit
he/she/it will transmit
we will transmit
you will transmit
they will transmit
Future Perfect
I will have transmitted
you will have transmitted
he/she/it will have transmitted
we will have transmitted
you will have transmitted
they will have transmitted
Future Continuous
I will be transmitting
you will be transmitting
he/she/it will be transmitting
we will be transmitting
you will be transmitting
they will be transmitting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been transmitting
you have been transmitting
he/she/it has been transmitting
we have been transmitting
you have been transmitting
they have been transmitting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been transmitting
you will have been transmitting
he/she/it will have been transmitting
we will have been transmitting
you will have been transmitting
they will have been transmitting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been transmitting
you had been transmitting
he/she/it had been transmitting
we had been transmitting
you had been transmitting
they had been transmitting
Conditional
I would transmit
you would transmit
he/she/it would transmit
we would transmit
you would transmit
they would transmit
Past Conditional
I would have transmitted
you would have transmitted
he/she/it would have transmitted
we would have transmitted
you would have transmitted
they would have transmitted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.transmit - transfer to another; "communicate a disease"
communicate, pass along, put across, pass on, pass - transmit information ; "Please communicate this message to all employees"; "pass along the good news"
transfer - move from one place to another; "transfer the data"; "transmit the news"; "transfer the patient to another hospital"
2.transmit - transmit or serve as the medium for transmissiontransmit - transmit or serve as the medium for transmission; "Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat"
convey, express, carry - serve as a means for expressing something; "The painting of Mary carries motherly love"; "His voice carried a lot of anger"
bring, convey, take - take something or somebody with oneself somewhere; "Bring me the box from the other room"; "Take these letters to the boss"; "This brings me to the main point"
wash up - carry somewhere (of water or current or waves); "The tide washed up the corpse"
pipe in - bring in through pipes; "Music was piped into the offices"
bring in - transmit; "The microphone brought in the sounds from the room next to mine"
retransmit - transmit again
carry - be conveyed over a certain distance; "Her voice carries very well in this big opera house"
3.transmit - broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or televisiontransmit - broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television; "We cannot air this X-rated song"
broadcast medium, broadcasting - a medium that disseminates via telecommunications
publicize, bare, publicise, air - make public; "She aired her opinions on welfare"
satellite - broadcast or disseminate via satellite
sportscast - broadcast a sports event
telecast, televise - broadcast via television; "The Royal wedding was televised"
interrogate - transmit (a signal) for setting off an appropriate response, as in telecommunication
rebroadcast, rerun - broadcast again, as of a film
4.transmit - send from one person or place to anothertransmit - send from one person or place to another; "transmit a message"
fetch, bring, get, convey - go or come after and bring or take back; "Get me those books over there, please"; "Could you bring the wine?"; "The dog fetched the hat"
project - transfer (ideas or principles) from one domain into another
propagate - transmit; "propagate sound or light through air"
translate - bring to a certain spiritual state
release, turn - let (something) fall or spill from a container; "turn the flour onto a plate"
send out, send - to cause or order to be taken, directed, or transmitted to another place; "He had sent the dispatches downtown to the proper people and had slept"
move, displace - cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense; "Move those boxes into the corner, please"; "I'm moving my money to another bank"; "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"

transmit

verb
1. broadcast, put on the air, televise, relay, send, air, radio, send out, disseminate, beam out letters begging them to transmit the programme daily

transmit

verb
1. To cause to be transferred from one to another:
convey, hand (over), pass.
2. To cause (something) to be conveyed to a destination:
3. To cause (a disease) to pass to another or others:
4. To convey (something) from one generation to the next:
bequeath, hand down, hand on, pass (along or on).
6. To serve as a conduit:
Translations
يُرْسِل باللاسِلْكييَنْقُل
předatpřenéstvysílat
overføretransmittere
senda ; breiîa útsenda út
siųstuvas
nosūtītpārnestpārraidīt
geçirmekyayınlamakyaymak

transmit

[trænzˈmɪt] VT [+ illness, programme, message] → transmitir (to a)

transmit

[trænzˈmɪt] vt
(= pass on) [+ data, disease] → transmettre
(= broadcast) [+ signal, programme] → retransmettre

transmit

vt (= convey) messageübermitteln; sound wavesübertragen; information, knowledgevermitteln, übermitteln; illnessübertragen; (by heredity) → vererben; heat etcleiten; radio/TV programme, pictureübertragen, senden

transmit

[trænzˈmɪt] vt (illness, programme, message) → trasmettere

transmit

(trӕnzˈmit) past tense, past participle transˈmitted verb
1. to pass on. He transmitted the message; Insects can transmit disease.
2. to send out (radio or television signals, programmes etc). The programme will be transmitted at 5.00 p.m.
transˈmission (-ʃən) noun
1. the act of transmitting. the transmission of disease / radio signals.
2. a radio or television broadcast.
transˈmitter noun
an apparatus for transmitting, or a person who transmits. a radio transmitter.

transmit

v. transmitir, trasmitir, contagiar; conducir.

transmit

vt (pret & pp -mitted; ger -mitting) transmitir
References in classic literature ?
Then flinging the already written pages of the Election Sermon into the fire, he forthwith began another, which he wrote with such an impulsive flow of thought and emotion, that he fancied himself inspired; and only wondered that Heaven should see fit to transmit the grand and solemn music of its oracles through so foul an organ pipe as he.
This American government--what is it but a tradition, though a recent one, endeavoring to transmit itself unimpaired to posterity, but each instant losing some of its integrity?
Linton's situation, and her ardent desire to see him; with a wish that he would transmit to her, as early as possible, some token of forgiveness by me.
Nothing,'' said Rebecca, calmly, ``unless you will transmit to him my grateful farewell.
But besides the operation of its own wires, the Western Union was supplying customers with various kinds of printing-telegraphs and dial telegraphs, some of which could transmit sixty words a minute.
His duty is to administer the present government, as it came to his hands, and to transmit it, unimpaired by him, to his successor.
They were not wanted, as their offspring might inherit and transmit the tendency to prolonged incubation, and thus upset the system which has maintained for ages and which permits the adult Martians to figure the proper time for return to the incubators, almost to an hour.
His father had had none to transmit to him; but honor and conscience he did have and these were to trouble him many times as they battled with his inherent love of freedom for possession of his soul.
The electricity produced passes forward, where it works, by electro-magnets of great size, on a system of levers and cog-wheels that transmit the movement to the axle of the screw.
de Treville--a request which the other, with an air of protection, promised to transmit in due season.
The first three remained constantly in a small waiting-room, ready to obey the summons of a small golden bell, or to receive the orders of the Romaic slave, who knew just enough French to be able to transmit her mistress's wishes to the three other waiting-women; the latter had received most peremptory instructions from Monte Cristo to treat Haidee with all the deference they would observe to a queen.
And they shall make a List of all the Persons voted for, and of the Number of Votes for each; which List they shall sign and certify, and transmit sealed to the Seat of the Government of the United States, directed to the President of the Senate.