aid/relief convoy

Definition of aid/relief convoy

  1. :  a group of vehicles carrying emergency food and supplies <The United Nations is sending an aid/relief convoy to the region.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to provide with what is useful or necessary in achieving an end

    :  to give assistance

  1. :  the act of helping someone

    :  help given :  assistance

    :  tangible means of assistance (such as money or supplies)

reliefplay
  1. :  a payment made by a male feudal tenant to his lord on succeeding to an inherited estate

    :  removal or lightening of something oppressive, painful, or distressing

    :  welfare

  1. :  providing relief

    :  characterized by surface inequalities

    :  of or used in letterpress

convoyplay
  1. :  accompany

    :  to escort for protection

  1. :  one that convoys

    :  a protective escort (as for ships)

    :  the act of convoying


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