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transfer

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1 to give over the legal possession or ownership of
  • Claire's grandfather agreed to transfer certain stocks to her when she turned 18.
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dispose of

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2 to cause (something) to pass from one to another
  • They used Morse Code to transfer the message from one ship to another.
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3 to cause to go or be taken from one place to another
  • I will have to transfer you from our San Francisco office to our New York headquarters.
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4 to change the place or position of
  • transferred the car keys from my pocket to my purse
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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.
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6 to shift possession of (something) from one person to another
  • transferred the ball to the running back
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