Participate en


  1. (v. i.) To have a share in common with others; to take a part; to partake; -- followed by in, formely by of; as, to participate in a debate.
  2. (v. t.) To partake of; to share in; to receive a part of.
  3. (v. t.) To impart, or give, or share of.
  4. (a.) Acting in common; participating.
Word: par·tic·i·pate
Pronunciation of participate: pär-'ti-s&-"pAt, p&r-
Function of participate: verb
Other forms of participate: -pat·ed; -pat·ing
Origin of participate: Latin participatus, past participle of participare, from particip-, particeps participant, from part-, pars part capere to take -- more at HEAVE
transitive senses, archaic : PARTAKE
intransitive senses
1 : to possess some of the attributes of a person, thing, or quality
2 a : to take part <always tried to participate in class discussions> b : to have a part or share in something
synonym see SHARE
- par·tic·i·pa·tor /-"pA-t&r/ noun

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Antonyms of participate