Definitions for conveykənˈveɪ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word convey
make known; pass on, of information
"She conveyed the message to me"
carry, convey, express(verb)
serve as a means for expressing something
"The painting of Mary carries motherly love"; "His voice carried a lot of anger"
convey, transmit, communicate(verb)
transfer to another
"communicate a disease"
transmit a title or property
impart, conduct, transmit, convey, carry, channel(verb)
transmit or serve as the medium for transmission
"Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat"
bring, convey, take(verb)
take something or somebody with oneself somewhere
"Bring me the box from the other room"; "Take these letters to the boss"; "This brings me to the main point"
bring, get, convey, fetch(verb)
go or come after and bring or take back
"Get me those books over there, please"; "Could you bring the wine?"; "The dog fetched the hat"
To transport; to carry; to take from one place to another.
To communicate; to make known; to portray.
To transfer legal rights (to).
He conveyed ownership of the company to his daughter.
Origin: conveier (confer French convoyer), conviare, from via, "way". Confer "convoy".
to carry from one place to another; to bear or transport
to cause to pass from one place or person to another; to serve as a medium in carrying (anything) from one place or person to another; to transmit; as, air conveys sound; words convey ideas
to transfer or deliver to another; to make over, as property; more strictly (Law), to transfer (real estate) or pass (a title to real estate) by a sealed writing
to impart or communicate; as, to convey an impression; to convey information
to manage with privacy; to carry out
to carry or take away secretly; to steal; to thieve
to accompany; to convoy
to play the thief; to steal
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kon-vā′, v.t. to carry: to transmit: to impart: to steal: to communicate, as ideas: to make over in law.—adj. Convey′able.—ns. Convey′al; Convey′ance, the means of conveying: a vehicle of any kind: (law) the act of transferring property: the writing which transfers it; Convey′ancer, one whose business is the preparation of deeds for the transference of property; Convey′ancing, the business of a conveyancer; Convey′er. [O. Fr. conveier—L. con, along with, and O. Fr. veie—L. via, a way.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'convey' in Verbs Frequency: #744
The numerical value of convey in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of convey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Often, the surest way to convey misinformation is to tell the strict truth.
Our airplane has not been built to carry passengers but to convey a message.
Schaeuble is using the opportunity to convey to Merkel that he is not her poodle.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
I wish I could convey all this excitement of being rediscovered, or being looked at with new eyes.
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Translations for convey
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- نقل, أبلغArabic
- пренасям, превозвам, предавам, прехвърлям, носяBulgarian
- převést, dopravit, přepravit, sdělitCzech
- übermitteln, ausrichten, befördern, übertragenGerman
- pasar un recado, transportar, dar un recado, expresar, trasladar, transferir, comunicar, cederSpanish
- kuljettaa, ilmaista, välittääFinnish
- communiquer, véhiculer, transporterFrench
- העביר, הוביל, מסרHebrew
- közöl, kifejez, átruház, szállítHungarian
- comunicare, esprimere, trasferire, trasportareItalian
- 伝播する, 運ぶ, 伝達する, 譲渡する, 運搬する, 移譲する, 伝えるJapanese
- overdragen, overbrengenDutch
- formidle, overføreNorwegian
- przekazać, przekazywać, przewozić, scedować, przewieźćPolish
- transportar, transferir, comunicar, expressarPortuguese
- căra, transporta, transmite, transferaRomanian
- транспортировать, переносить, передавать, перенести, передать, перевезти, передавать правовой титул, перевозить, донестиRussian
- transportera, överlåta, förmedlaSwedish
- iletmek, aktarmakTurkish
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