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ferry

verb

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1 to support and take from one place to another
  • there are shuttle buses to ferry visitors from the parking lots to the fairground

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2 to travel on water in a vessel
  • we're planning to ferry to several islands in the Lesser Antilles

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ferry

noun

Synonyms of ferry (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of ferry was before the 12th century

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ferry

ferryboat

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“Ferry.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ferry. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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