Usage examples for impart

  1. She had kissed his hand, he said, when they parted, for she had a severe cold and would not wish to impart it to him; then happily she had said good night, and he had not seen her again. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  2. What was more, not one of their neighbors would impart any information about them. – The Unwilling Vestal by Edward Lucas White
  3. Oh, teach me, Lord, that I may teach The precious things thou dost impart; And wing my words that they may reach The hidden depths of many a heart. – Poems with Power to Strengthen the Soul by Various
  4. The only effect, however, was to impart to the contest an international character. – The Governments of Europe by Frederic Austin Ogg
  5. If dropped in water, it would, although colourless, impart a blue tinge to the liquid. – The Rival Heirs being the Third and Last Chronicle of Aescendune by A. D. Crake
  6. Don't be ridiculous, Polly, and don't impart your impressions of me to Betty, if you please. – The Camp Fire Girls Across the Seas by Margaret Vandercook
  7. All have suffered or may suffer, and every one wishes to impart his own experience or to learn from that of others. – Unbeaten-Tracks-in-Japan by Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy)
  8. And he was not the man to impart the knowledge to anyone else. – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell
  9. Podmore had fallen into a sound slumber while Cranston was busy at the writing- desk, and it was with a lively interest that Phil settled himself to listen to whatever confidences Ben Wade might see fit to impart. – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  10. The whole figure, in like manner, assumed a show of life such as we impart to ill- defined shapes among the clouds and half deceive ourselves with the pastime of our own fancy. – Short Stories of Various Types by Various
  11. Ingelheim and Heidesheim furnish the wine from black grapes necessary in a subordinate degree to all sparkling hocks, and very freely had recourse to when it is desired to impart a champagne character to the wine, as is commonly the case when this is intended for consumption in Germany. – Facts About Champagne and Other Sparkling Wines by Henry Vizetelly
  12. Rightly is it the fundamental decree of our order, that we must impart our secrets only to the pure. – Zanoni by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  13. But the monarch said: That is not for you, for if I give you that power, and you should impart the secret to another, you will instantly die. – Hero Tales and Legends of the Serbians by Woislav M. Petrovitch
  14. The Spaniards did not think fit to impart to him the resolution which had been taken in the Council of State; but still this implied a new direction given to the course of affairs which could be followed although it was not talked of. – A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6) by Leopold von Ranke
  15. The General Council of the earlier thirteenth century was not regularly a representative body, but it was not beyond the range of possibility to impart to it a representative character, and in point of fact that is precisely what was done. – The Governments of Europe by Frederic Austin Ogg
  16. The young violinist had, no doubt, something of a private nature to impart. – The Intriguers by William Le Queux