in transit

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in transit

: in the process of being transported
  • Some of the goods were lost in transit.

Word by Word Definitions

transit play
  1. : conveyance of persons or things from one place to another

  2. : usually local transportation especially of people by public conveyance

  3. : an act, process, or instance of passing through or over

  1. : to make a transit

  2. : to pass over or through

  3. : to cause to pass over or through


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