What does the word impart mean?

Usage examples for impart

  1. As to learning, Dame Datchett had little enough herself, and was quite unable to impart even that, except to a very industrious and intelligent pupil. – Jan of the Windmill by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  2. It could impart to the United States no jurisdiction between Spain and the insurgents. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various