Conferred a medal on the hero.
An example of confer is for a company committee to have a discussion before deciding on a new employee.
Confer thine estate with others [...]. Be content and rest satisfied, for thou art well in respect to others [...].
If we confer these observations with others of the like nature, we may find cause to rectify the general opinion.
A carefully worded statement that conferred an aura of credibility.
Conferred with her attorney.