What does cargo mean?

Definitions for cargoˈkɑr goʊ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word cargo.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cargo, lading, freight, load, loading, payload, shipment, consignment(noun)

    goods carried by a large vehicle

Wiktionary

  1. cargo(Noun)

    Freight carried by a ship, aircraft etc.

  2. cargo(Noun)

    (Papua New Guinea) Western material goods.

  3. Origin: From cargo, from cargar, from carricare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cargo(noun)

    the lading or freight of a ship or other vessel; the goods, merchandise, or whatever is conveyed in a vessel or boat; load; freight

  2. Origin: [Sp. cargo, carga, burden, load, from cargar to load, from cargar to load, charge, See Charge.]

Freebase

  1. Cargo

    Cargo is goods or produce transported, generally for commercial gain, by ship or aircraft, although the term is now extended to intermodal train, van or truck. In modern times, containers are used in most long-haul cargo transport.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cargo

    kär′go, n. what a ship carries: its load. [Sp., from root of Car.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'cargo' in Nouns Frequency: #2993

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cargo in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cargo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Terpsichore Lindeman:

    Cargo's impotance is defined by it's vessel.

  2. Terpsichore Lindeman:

    Cargo's importance is defined by it's vessel.

  3. Michael Eisenstadt:

    Very often arms and explosives were placed in trucks underneath legal cargo in order to hide them.

  4. The Port:

    Ships, containers and chassis are all out of balance. They're not where they need to be to support cargo movement. Repositioning of these assets will take some time.

  5. Lufthansa Cargo:

    The planned cooperation of United Cargo and Lufthansa Cargo will create a more efficient and comprehensive transatlantic cargo network and increase the choices and benefits available to cargo customers.

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