Convey and Communicate


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Convey verb – To cause (something) to pass from one to another.
Usage example: intends to personally convey the message to the governor

Communicate is a synonym for convey in move topic. In some cases you can use "Communicate" instead a verb "Convey", when it comes to topics like knowledge, express, show, transmit. popular alternative
Nearby Words: conveyance, conveying, conveyor, conveyer
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Communicate verb – To cause (something) to pass from one to another.
Usage example: the infected cook unknowingly communicated the disease to hundreds of people

Convey is a synonym for communicate in transmit topic. You can use "Convey" instead a verb "Communicate", if it concerns topics such as move, knowledge, show, words. popular alternative
Nearby Words: communication, communicated, communicative, communicating, communicable
Synonyms for Communicate

Common collocations

love convey love communicate love
emotion convey emotion communicate emotion
mood convey mood communicate mood
people convey people communicate people
Other nouns: idea, point, nature, fact, way, atmosphere, bit, story, language, information, message, feelings, emotions, thoughts, ideas, concepts, intentions.
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