Synonyms of confer in English:

confer


See definition of confer

verb

1‘the Queen conferred an honorary knighthood on him’

SYNONYMS

bestow on, present to, present with, grant to, award to, decorate with, honour with, give to, give out to, gift with, endow with, vest in, hand out to, extend to, vouchsafe to, accord to

ANTONYMS

withhold, remove

2‘she broke off to confer with her colleagues’

SYNONYMS

consult, have discussions, discuss things, exchange views, talk, have a talk, speak, converse, communicate, have a chat, have a tête-à-tête

negotiate, have negotiations, have talks, parley, palaver

informal have a confab, chew the fat, chew the rag, jaw, rap, powwow

formal confabulate