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Synonyms for convey
kənˈveɪcon·vey

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. convey

    Convey, transmit, and transport all imply delivery at a destination; as, I will convey the information to your friend; air conveys sound (to a listener); carry does not necessarily imply delivery, and often does not admit of it. A man carries an appearance, conveys an impression, the appearance remaining his own, the impression being given to another; I will transmit the letter; transport the goods. A horse carries his mane and tail, but does not convey them. Transfer may or may not imply delivery to another person; as, items may be transferred from one account to another or a word transferred to the following line. In law, real estate, which can not be moved, is conveyed by simply transferring title and possession. Transport usually refers to material, transfer, transmit, and convey may refer to immaterial objects; we transfer possession, transmit intelligence, convey ideas, but do not transport them. In the case of convey the figurative sense now predominates. Compare CARRY.

    Synonyms:
    carry, change, change, give, move, remove, sell, shift, transfer, transmit, transport

    Antonyms:
    cling to, hold, keep, possess, preserve, retain

    Preposition:
    Convey to a friend, a purchaser, etc.; convey from the house to the station; convey by express, by hand, etc.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. convey

    Synonyms:
    take, carry, transfer, relegate, bear, transmit, consign, transport, remove

    Antonyms:
    bring, adduce, fetch, drop, house, stow, deposit

Princeton's WordNet

  1. conveyverb

    make known; pass on, of information

    "She conveyed the message to me"

    Synonyms:
    take, express, get, channel, communicate, conduct, carry, bring, fetch, transmit, impart

  2. carry, convey, expressverb

    serve as a means for expressing something

    "The painting of Mary carries motherly love"; "His voice carried a lot of anger"

    Synonyms:
    verbalize, persuade, express, comport, dribble, get, pack, have a bun in the oven, impart, behave, show, verbalise, run, sway, evince, give tongue to, take, communicate, expect, deport, fetch, extend, state, utter, press out, channel, carry, transport, stock, hold, bring, acquit, post, conduct, transmit, contain, gestate, extract, stockpile, bear

  3. convey, transmit, communicateverb

    transfer to another

    "communicate a disease"

    Synonyms:
    communicate, express, beam, channel, fetch, commune, put across, transport, broadcast, impart, pass, air, pass along, channelize, get, pass on, transmit, take, carry, channelise, transfer, conduct, bring, send, intercommunicate

  4. conveyverb

    transmit a title or property

    Synonyms:
    take, express, get, channel, communicate, conduct, carry, bring, fetch, transmit, impart

  5. impart, conduct, transmit, convey, carry, channelverb

    transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

    "Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat"

    Synonyms:
    canalise, beam, transfer, express, comport, dribble, get, pack, bring, impart, behave, add, send, run, guide, lead, have a bun in the oven, take, communicate, post, expect, channelize, deport, fetch, extend, channelise, deal, pass on, channel, carry, give, transport, stock, bestow, hold, gestate, direct, acquit, broadcast, persuade, leave, conduct, transmit, contain, air, sway, contribute, carry on, stockpile, canalize, lend, bear

  6. bring, convey, takeverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    require, read, occupy, subscribe to, rent, withdraw, institute, ingest, take on, carry, deal, assume, have, lend, hold, choose, learn, fill, necessitate, add, consume, drive, hire, consider, need, study, pick out, wreak, express, contain, channel, contract, adopt, film, remove, transmit, lease, contribute, take aim, take up, bring, strike, use up, select, take, engage, make, claim, demand, train, impart, get, get hold of, exact, take away, pack, call for, take in, communicate, submit, shoot, aim, lead, bestow, direct, charter, fetch, play, subscribe, involve, acquire, look at, postulate, bring in, accept, guide, admit, make for, work, ask, land, conduct

  7. bring, get, convey, fetchverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    take, bring in, mystify, make, institute, experience, develop, carry, draw, have, lend, become, sustain, transmit, receive, scram, amaze, stimulate, sire, drive, engender, go, fix, pay back, land, get under one's skin, stick, suffer, beat, wreak, set about, get down, add, incur, channel, contract, bring forth, grow, dumbfound, stupefy, start, contribute, arrest, bring, bewilder, mother, induce, buzz off, catch, let, obtain, beget, puzzle, flummox, impart, get, generate, find, baffle, produce, vex, communicate, start out, pose, capture, aim, bestow, perplex, gravel, begin, fetch, father, play, arrive, set out, acquire, come, pay off, bugger off, express, cause, make for, work, nonplus, conduct, commence

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. conveyverb

    Synonyms:
    carry, bear, bring, transmit, transport, WAFT, FETCH

  2. conveyverb

    Synonyms:
    transfer, alienate, abalienate, consign, demise, devolve, cede, grant, devise, deliver over, make over

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "convey":

    transmit, express, communicate, send, pass, forward

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How to use convey in a sentence?

  1. Charles R. Swindoll:

    Words can never adequately convey the incredible impact of our attitudes toward life. The longer I live the more convinced I become that life is 10 percent what happens to us and 90 percent how we respond to it.

  2. Du Hyeogn Cha:

    The North is trying to convey a message that time is not on the side of the United States and that it could take a different path if the working-level talks dont go the way it wanted.

  3. Audrey Hepburn:

    There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.

  4. La Plata County:

    This action has been taken due to the serious nature of the incident and to convey the grave concerns that local elected officials have to ensure that all appropriate levels of state and federal resources are brought to bear to assist our community not only in actively managing this tragic incident but also to recover from it.

  5. Zabihullah Mujahid:

    Some of these attacks were already planned, but the aim at this stage was to convey a message to those saying the Taliban had been split into factions, we wanted to convey a message that the Emirate of Afghanistan is still intact and is capable of carrying out attacks on highly guarded installations.


Translations for convey

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  • نقل, أبلغArabic
  • предавам, превозвам, пренасям, нося, прехвърлямBulgarian
  • dopravit, sdělit, přepravit, převéstCzech
  • übertragen, befördern, übermitteln, ausrichtenGerman
  • pasar un recado, comunicar, expresar, transportar, transferir, trasladar, dar un recado, cederSpanish
  • رساندنPersian
  • välittää, kuljettaa, ilmaistaFinnish
  • véhiculer, transporter, communiquerFrench
  • iompairIrish
  • מסר, הוביל, העבירHebrew
  • közöl, átruház, kifejez, szállítHungarian
  • menyampaikanIndonesian
  • trasferire, esprimere, trasportare, comunicareItalian
  • 伝える, 運ぶ, 伝播する, 譲渡する, 伝達する, 運搬する, 移譲するJapanese
  • whakawhitiMāori
  • overbrengen, overdragenDutch
  • formidle, overføreNorwegian
  • scedować, przewieźć, przewozić, przekazać, przekazywaćPolish
  • expressar, comunicar, transportar, transferirPortuguese
  • transfera, căra, transporta, transmiteRomanian
  • передать, перенести, передавать, перевозить, перевезти, переносить, транспортировать, донести, передавать правовой титулRussian
  • transportera, förmedla, överlåtaSwedish
  • iletmek, aktarmakTurkish
  • передатиUkrainian

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