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transfer

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of transfer

  1. 1 to give over the legal possession or ownership of Claire's grandfather agreed to transfer certain stocks to her when she turned 18 Synonyms of transfer alien, alienate, assign, cede, convey, deed, make over Words Related to transfer bequeath, hand down, leave, pass (down), will; bestow, commend, commit, confer, contribute, deliver, donate, grant, hand over, move, pass, present, release, relinquish, surrender, transmit, turn in, turn over, vest, yield; consign, entrust (also intrust), trust; lease, lend, let [chiefly British], loan, rent Phrases dispose of Near Antonyms of transfer expropriate

  2. 2 to cause (something) to pass from one to another they used Morse Code to transfer the message from one ship to another Synonyms of transfer conduct, convey, give, impart, spread, communicate, transfuse, transmitWords Related to transfer deliver, hand over, surrender, turn over; broadcast, diffuse, disseminate, propagate; hand down, hand on; contaminate, infect, poisonNear Antonyms of transfer catch, come down (with), contract

  3. 3 to cause to go or be taken from one place to another will have to transfer you from our San Francisco office to our New York headquarters Synonyms of transfer consign, dispatch, pack (off), ship, shoot, send, transmit, transportWords Related to transfer convey, deliver, hand over, pass, render; advance, drop, launch; address, forward; export, import; bestow, contribute, donate, give, present; resend, returnNear Antonyms of transfer acquire, draw, earn, gain, garner, get, obtain, procure, secureAntonyms of transfer accept, receive

  4. 4 to change the place or position of transferred the car keys from my pocket to my purse Synonyms of transfer budge, dislocate, displace, disturb, relocate, remove, reposition, shift, move, transposeWords Related to transfer bear, carry, cart, convey, drive, haul, lug, tote, transmit, transplant, transport; replace, supersede, supplant; alter, make over, modify, redo, refashion, remake, remodel, revamp, revise, rework, varyNear Antonyms of transfer anchor, fix, freeze, moor, secure, set, stabilize; embed (also imbed), entrench (also intrench), implant, ingrain (also engrain), lodge, root

  5. 5 to put (something) into the possession or safekeeping of another before she left the country, she transferred all her record books and important papers to her mother Synonyms of transfer commend, commit, confide, consign, delegate, deliver, entrust (also intrust), give over, hand, hand over, leave, pass, recommend, repose, give, transmit, trust, turn over, vestWords Related to transfer confer, grant; assign, deal (out), dispense, disperse, distribute, divide; hand in, release, relinquish, submit, surrender, turn in, yield; bequeath, hand down, hand on, will; advance, lend, loan; furnish, supply; recommit, redeliver, regive, retransfer, retransmitNear Antonyms of transfer detain, hold back, reserve, withhold; own, possess; accept, receive, take in; occupy, take, take overAntonyms of transfer hold, keep, retain

  6. 6 to shift possession of (something) from one person to another transferred the ball to the running back Synonyms of transfer buck, hand, hand over, reach, passWords Related to transfer relay; bear, carry; finger, handle, paw; cede, deliver, give, give up, release, relinquish, render, surrender, turn over, yield


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