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Definition of "transport" []

  • To carry from one place to another; convey. See Synonyms at convey. (verb-transitive)
  • To move to strong emotion; carry away; enrapture. See Synonyms at enrapture. (verb-transitive)
  • To send abroad to a penal colony; deport. See Synonyms at banish. (verb-transitive)
  • The act of transporting; conveyance. (noun)
  • The condition of being transported by emotion; rapture. (noun)
  • To carry or cause to go from one place to another, esp over some distance (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • To deport or exile to a penal colony (verb)
  • To have a strong emotional effect on (verb)
  • The business or system of transporting goods or people (noun)
  • (as modifier) (noun)
  • Freight vehicles generally (noun)
  • A vehicle used to transport goods or people, esp lorries or ships used to convey troops (noun)
  • The act of transporting or the state of being transported (noun)
  • Ecstasy, rapture, or any powerful emotion (noun)
  • A convict sentenced to be transported (noun)

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Use "transport" in a sentence
  • "This transport is also something the railroad has no competition!."
  • "Ergo — public transport is a bad goal, and should only be applied in places where the pop density is adequate to make personal transport much less effective."
  • "Compare to the effect and equal investment in transport safety would have had."