Nancy, on the other hand, was incapable of communicating her wishes.
She talks to Anna Nemtsova about communicating with aliens, her plastic surgery—and why she will never have children.
He understood the role of vanity in communicating a serious message.
1520s, "to impart" (information, etc.), from Latin communicatus, past participle of communicare "impart, inform" (see communication). Meaning "to share, transmit" (diseases, etc.) is from 1530s. Related: Communicated; communicating.