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Related / Similar Words: transportation, shipping, conveyance, tape drive, tape transport, ecstasy, rapture, exaltation, raptus, transmit, transfer, channel, channelize, channelise, carry, enchant, enrapture, enthrall, ravish, enthral, delight, send, ship

 

Definition:
  • the commercial enterprise of transporting goods and materials;
  • something that serves as a means of transportation;
  • a mechanism that transport magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playback/recorder;
  • an exchange of molecules (and their kinetic energy and momentum) across the boundary between adjacent layers of a fluid or across cell membranes;
  • a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion; "listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture"- Charles Dickens;
  • send from one person or place to another; "transmit a message";
  • move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one''s hands or on one''s body; "You must carry your camping gear"; "carry the suitcases to the car"; "This train is carrying nuclear waste"; "These pipes carry waste water into the river";
  • hold spellbound;
  • transport commercially;
  • move something or somebody around; usually over long distances;

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    See Also: forward, send on, dispatch, despatch, send off

     

    Hyponyms: air transportation, air transport, navigation, hauling, trucking, truckage, freight, freightage, express, expressage, ferry, ferrying, dolly, horsebox, litter, mail, public transport, roll-on roll-off, shipping, cargo ships, merchant marine, merchant vessels, sidecar, ski tow, ski lift, lift, telpher, telfer, trailer, tramway, tram, aerial tramway, cable tramway, ropeway, vehicle, active transport, passive transport, bring, get, convey, fetch, project, propagate, translate, turn, release, send, send out, shoulder, port, bear, bucket, return, pipe in, porter, pack, cart, fly, haul, lug, tote, tug, chariot, take, barge, railroad, dispatch, despatch, send off, forward, send on, sluice, float, raft, bus, pipe, truck, rail, sledge, lighter, pick up, wheel, wheel around, carry over, advect, teleport

     

    Grouped Verbs: carry

     

    Part Meronyms: commerce, commercialism, mercantilism, tape deck, tape recorder, tape machine

     

    Derivational Morphology: transmit, transfer, channel, channelize, channelise, send, ship, exhilarate, inebriate, thrill, exalt, beatify, inspire, animate, invigorate, enliven, enchant, enrapture, enthrall, ravish, enthral, delight, channelization, channelisation, canalization, canalisation, communication channel, line, transmission channel, duct, epithelial duct, canal, conveyance, transportation, shipping, transference, transferer, transferrer, transferral, transmission, transmittal, transmitting, sender, transmitter, carrier, bearer, toter, common carrier, aircraft carrier, flattop, attack aircraft carrier, carry, transporter, car transporter, conveyer belt, conveyor belt, conveyer, conveyor, entrancement, ravishment, captivation, enchantment, enthrallment, fascination, ecstasy, rapture, exaltation, raptus, spell, trance, bewitchment, cargo, lading, freight, load, loading, payload, shipment, consignment, dispatch, despatch, shipper, transportation system, transit

     

    Anagrams: pan roast

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 輸送   Dutch: overbrengen  
    Finnish: kuljettaa   French: reporter  
    German: transportieren   Hungarian: szállítani  
    Italian: trasportare   Japanese: 運送  
    Korean: 수송하다   Portuguese: transportar  
    Russian: перевозить   Spanish: transportar  
    Swedish: befordra  
     
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