Give and Transfer


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Give verb – To put (something) into the possession or safekeeping of another.
Usage example: gave my camera to my father to hold while I went swimming

Transfer is a synonym for give in convey topic. In some cases you can use "Transfer" instead the word "Give" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like transmit, communicate.
Nearby Words: giving, given, giver
Synonyms for Give


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Transfer verb – To cause (something) to pass from one to another.
Usage example: they used Morse Code to transfer the message from one ship to another

Give is a synonym for transfer in transmit topic. You can use "Give" instead a verb "Transfer", if it concerns topics such as hand over, pass possession to.
Nearby Words: transport, transmit, transference, transferred, transition
Synonyms for Transfer

How words are described

sweet sweet give sweet transfer
human human give human transfer
perfect perfect give perfect transfer
total total give total transfer
Other adjectives: initial, simple, effective, little, less.

Common collocations

experience give experience transfer experience
ability give ability transfer ability
character give character transfer character
power give power transfer power
Other nouns: control, way, money, food, information, items, powers, abilities, bonuses.

Both words in one sentence

  • They won't have any of it and instead transfer their remaining power to her to give her the ability to defeat U-D by herself.
  • Pre-Meeting Earlier in the same game: a "random" transfer student asks Squall to give her a tour of the Garden.
    Source: Pre-Meeting
  • Abusive Parents / Anime and Manga In the main series, after Miho causes her team's defeat by saving one of her own tanks from drowning, her mother again berates her, leading her to transfer to another school and give up tankery.
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