Synonyms of confer in English:


See definition of confer


1‘the Queen conferred an honorary knighthood on him’


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


withhold, remove

2‘she broke off to confer with her colleagues’


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