Synonyms for confer

Synonyms for (verb) confer

Synonyms: confab, confabulate, confer, consult

Definition: have a conference in order to talk something over

Usage: We conferred about a plan of action

Similar words: discuss, talk over, hash out

Definition: speak with others about (something); talk (something) over in detail; have a discussion

Usage: We discussed our household budget


Synonyms: confer, bestow

Definition: present

Usage: The university conferred a degree on its most famous former student, who never graduated; bestow an honor on someone

Similar words: award, present

Definition: give, especially as an honor or reward

Usage: bestow honors and prizes at graduation