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confer(Consult), verb advise, compare opinions, confide in, consult with, consultare, counsel, deliberate, discuss, exchange observations, exhort, give advice, hold a conference, hold a consultation, interchange views, palaver, parley, refer, seek advice, take counsel, talk over
Associated concepts: confer with a client, confer with an associate
confer(Give), verb accord, adjudge, administer, award, bestow, cede, conferre, convey, deliver, dispense, endow, give, grant, hand down, impart, invest, issue, pass down, present, relinquish, tender, transfer, transmit, yield
Associated concepts: confer authority, confer jurisdiction, conferred powers
See also: administer, attorn, bear, bestow, cede, consider, consult, contribute, counsel, dedicate, deliver, devise, discourse, discuss, dispense, enable, endue, give, grant, impart, leave, present, process, provide, supply, tender, transfer, treat, vest, yield