aid/relief convoy

Definition of aid/relief convoy

: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

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

  2. : to give assistance

  1. : the act of helping someone

  2. : help given : assistance

  3. : aide

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

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

  3. : welfare

  1. : providing relief

  2. : characterized by surface inequalities

  3. : of or used in letterpress

convoy play
  1. : accompany

  1. : one that convoys

  2. : the act of convoying

  3. : a group convoyed or organized for convenience or protection in moving


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