Communicate and Instruct


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Communicate verb – To cause (something) to pass from one to another.
Instruct and communicate are semantically related in tell topic. In some cases you can use "Instruct" instead a verb "Communicate".
Nearby Words: communication, communicated, communicative, communicating, communicable
Synonyms for Communicate


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Instruct verb – To cause to acquire knowledge or skill in some field.
Communicate and instruct are semantically related in tell topic. Sometimes you can use "Communicate" instead a verb "Instruct".
Nearby Words: instruction, instructor, instructive, instructing
Synonyms for Instruct

Common collocations

people communicate people instruct people
thanks communicate thanks instruct thanks
everyone communicate everyone instruct everyone
times communicate times instruct times
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