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convey

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of convey

  1. 1 to cause (something) to pass from one to another <intends to personally convey the message to the governor> Synonyms conduct, communicate, give, impart, spread, transfer, transfuse, transmitRelated Words deliver, hand over, surrender, turn over; broadcast, diffuse, disseminate, propagate; hand down, hand on; contaminate, infect, poisonNear Antonyms catch, come down (with), contract

  2. 2 to support and take from one place to another <conveying a package to his relatives> Synonyms bear, cart, carry, ferry, haul, lug, pack, tote, transportRelated Words deliver, hand over, transfer; forward, send, ship, transmit; bring, fetch, take; move, remove, shift

  3. 3 to give over the legal possession or ownership of <upon her death, the house will be conveyed to a predesignated charity> Synonyms alien, alienate, assign, cede, transfer, deed, make overRelated Words bequeath, hand down, leave, pass (down), will; bestow, commend, commit, confer, contribute, deliver, donate, grant, hand over, move, pass, present, release, relinquish, surrender, transmit, turn in, turn over, vest, yield; consign, entrust (also intrust), trust; lease, lend, let [chiefly British], loan, rentNear Antonyms expropriate





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