Thesaurus > Related Words: carrier

  Words related to carrier

Related / Similar Words: aircraft carrier, flattop, attack aircraft carrier, common carrier, immune carrier, newsboy, bearer, toter, mailman, postman, mail carrier, letter carrier, carrier wave

 

Definition:
  • a large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for take-offs and landings;
  • a rack attached to a vehicle; for carrying luggage or skis or the like;
  • a self-propelled wheeled vehicle designed specifically to carry something; "refrigerated carriers have revolutionized the grocery business";
  • a person or firm in the business of transporting people or goods or messages;
  • a person who has some pathogen to which he is immune but who can pass it on to others;
  • a boy who delivers newspapers;
  • someone whose employment involves carrying something; "the bonds were transmitted by carrier";
  • a man who delivers the mail;
  • a radio wave that can be modulated in order to transmit a signal;
  • an inactive substance that is a vehicle for a radioactive tracer of the same substance and that assists in its recovery after some chemical reaction;

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    Hyponyms: bomb rack, luggage carrier, luggage rack, roof rack, ski rack, line, Mallon, Mary Mallon, Typhoid Mary

     

    Derivational Morphology: transport, carry, lug, tote, tug, bear, conduct, transmit, convey, channel

     

    Anagrams: Circaea

     

     
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