transmitted Definition

  • 1to send or pass something from one person, place, or thing to another
  • 2to spread or cause to spread from one person or thing to another, especially a disease or infection

Using transmitted: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "transmitted" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The message was transmitted via satellite.

  • Example

    The virus is transmitted through bodily fluids.

  • Example

    The disease can be transmitted from animals to humans.

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Phrases with transmitted

  • an infection that is spread through sexual contact with an infected person


    It's important to use protection to prevent sexually transmitted diseases.

  • a place where radio or television signals are sent out


    The transmitting station is located on top of the mountain.

  • a device used to send out radio or television signals


    The transmitting antenna needs to be adjusted for better reception.


Summary: transmitted in Brief

The verb 'transmitted' [trænzˈmɪtɪd] means to send or pass something from one person, place, or thing to another. It can also refer to the spread of a disease or infection. Examples include 'The message was transmitted via satellite.' and 'The virus is transmitted through bodily fluids.' Phrases like 'sexually transmitted disease (STD)' and 'transmitting station' are common in English.

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