What does cargo mean?

Definitions for cargo
ˈkɑr goʊcar·go

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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.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. cargo

    The merchandise a ship is freighted with.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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

How to pronounce cargo?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say cargo in sign language?

  1. cargo

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

Examples of cargo in a Sentence

  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. Chief Executive Officer Charif Souki:

    We will ship our first cargo sometime in January.

  4. Marco Aurelio Prometti:

    Cargo robbery is just as profitable as trafficking drugs.

  5. Abdulkadir Mohamed:

    We considered that pirates could hijack it, and use it to attack cargo ships, we made it slow.

Images & Illustrations of cargo

  1. cargocargocargocargocargo

Popularity rank by frequency of use

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