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freight

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of freight

  1. 1 a mass or quantity of something taken up and carried, conveyed, or transported <shipped a large freight of steel to the manufacturer> Synonyms burden, cargo, draft, load, haul, lading, loading, payload, weightRelated Words consignment; boatload, carload, shipload, trainload, truckload, wagonload; ballast, deadweight; overload, surcharge; bale, bundle, pack, package, packet, parcel, shipment; manifest; body, bulk, mass

  2. 2 the amount of money that is demanded as payment for something <it's all very well to suggest increased government services, but who will pay the freight for them?> Synonyms ante, charge, cost, damage, fee, figure, price, price tagRelated Words fair market value, market value, valuation, value; asking price, list price, sticker price; price point, rate, tariff, unit price; carrying charge, overcharge, service charge (also service fee), surcharge; deduction, discount, markdown, reduction, sale; deposit; down payment; account, bill, check, invoice, tab




freight

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of freight

  1. to place a weight or burden on <it took six hours to freight the cargo airplane> Synonyms burden, encumber, load, lade, laden, lumber, saddle, weightRelated Words clog, clutter, fill, pack; heap, mound, pile, stack; press, weigh; strain, tax; overburden, overload, overtax, surcharge; hamper, handicap; afflict, oppressNear Antonyms alleviate, ease, lighten, relieveAntonyms disburden, discharge, disencumber, unburden, unlade, unload





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