ferriage

noun
fer·​ri·​age | \ ˈfer-ē-ij How to pronounce ferriage (audio) \

Definition of ferriage

1 : the fare paid for a ferry passage
2 : the act or business of transporting by ferry

First Known Use of ferriage

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for ferriage

Middle English

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“Ferriage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ferriage. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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