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Synonyms for convoy
ˈkɒn vɔɪ; kənˈvɔɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. convoy(noun)

    a procession of land vehicles traveling together

  2. convoy(noun)

    a collection of merchant ships with an escort of warships

  3. convoy(verb)

    the act of escorting while in transit

  4. convoy(verb)

    escort in transit

    "the trucks convoyed the cars across the battle zone"; "the warships convoyed the merchant ships across the Pacific"

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. convoy

    Synonyms:
    escort, guard, protection, conduct

    Antonyms:
    loss, betrayal, capture, interception

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. convoy(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    accompany (for protection), escort, attend, keep company with, go along with

  2. convoy(n.)

    Synonyms:
    attendance (for the purpose of protection), escort

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. convoy(n)

    Synonyms:
    protection, escort, attendance, guard, escort

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    motorcade, convoys, caravan, procession, fleet, train

How to pronounce convoy?

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

How to say convoy in sign language?

  1. convoy

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#914protection
#2505train
#2645conduct
#3541guard
#6013fleet
#6562escort
#10396caravan
#24284procession
#24426convoy
#61384convoys
#89500motorcade

How to use convoy in a sentence?

  1. Jorge Barragan:

    Time will be halved, and most importantly, you won't have to take apart your convoy (of barges).

  2. Van Der Klaauw:

    It took days and days to organise safe passage. It did arrive in Aden last Saturday. It was the first time we got a convoy into Aden for weeks.

  3. Carlos Nunez:

    It's much cheaper because of the large quantities, a convoy of barges can shift 7,200 tonnes in one trip. To move 7,200 tonnes by road requires 240 tractor trailers.

  4. Aloys Vimards:

    The convoy is expected to reach Valencia by Saturday evening, but that is all very dependent to the weather.

  5. Abu Musab:

    One of our mujahideen (was) martyred after he rammed his car into a Somali military convoy.


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