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consign

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of consign

  1. 1 to cause to go or be taken from one place to another <consigned the prisoner to the dungeon> Synonyms send, dispatch, pack (off), ship, shoot, transfer, transmit, transportRelated Words convey, deliver, hand over, pass, render; advance, drop, launch; address, forward; export, import; bestow, contribute, donate, give, present; resend, returnNear Antonyms acquire, draw, earn, gain, garner, get, obtain, procure, secureAntonyms accept, receive

  2. 2 to put (something) into the possession or safekeeping of another <the deliveryman had consigned our package to a next-door neighbor> Synonyms commend, commit, confide, give, delegate, deliver, entrust (also intrust), give over, hand, hand over, leave, pass, recommend, repose, transfer, transmit, trust, turn over, vestRelated Words confer, grant; assign, deal (out), dispense, disperse, distribute, divide; hand in, release, relinquish, submit, surrender, turn in, yield; bequeath, hand down, hand on, will; advance, lend, loan; furnish, supply; recommit, redeliver, regive, retransfer, retransmitNear Antonyms detain, hold back, reserve, withhold; own, possess; accept, receive, take in; occupy, take, take overAntonyms hold, keep, retain




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