Par*tic"i*pate (?), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Participated (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Participating.] To have a share in common with others; to take a part; to partake; -- followed by in, formely by of; as, to participate in a debate. Shak.

So would he participateof their wants.

Mine may come when men
With angels may participate.

Par*tic"i*pate, v. t. 1. To partake of; to share in; to receive a part of. [R.]

Fit to participate all rational delight.

2. To impart, or give, or share of. [Obs.] Drayton.

Par*tic"i*pate (?), a. [L. participatus, p. p. of participare to participate; pars, partis, part + capere to take. See Part, and Capacious.] Acting in common; participating. [R.] Shak.