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freight

noun

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1 a mass or quantity of something taken up and carried, conveyed, or transported
  • shipped a large freight of steel to the manufacturer

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2 the amount of money that is demanded as payment for something
  • it's all very well to suggest increased government services, but who will pay the freight for them?

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freight

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of freight (Entry 2 of 2)

to place a weight or burden on
  • it took six hours to freight the cargo airplane

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The first known use of freight was in the 15th century

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“Freight.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/freight. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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