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Synonyms for ferry
ˈfɛr ifer·ry

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Princeton's WordNet1.2 / 5 votes

  1. ferry, ferryboatnoun

    a boat that transports people or vehicles across a body of water and operates on a regular schedule

    ferryboat, ferrying

  2. ferry, ferryingverb

    transport by boat or aircraft

    ferryboat, ferrying

  3. ferryverb

    transport from one place to another

  4. ferryverb

    transport by ferry

  5. ferryverb

    travel by ferry

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. water taxi

    a ferry and water taxi both require a fare in exchange for transport just as a taxi would

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019  

PPDB, the paraphrase database3.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "ferry":

    ferries, pier, phiri, piers, shuttle, lac, terminal, yaumati, infectious

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  1. Bob Barnes:

    It’s taken a lot of logistical doing to figure out the ferries themselves, mine is for July 22 and then the next ferry leaves in three weeks. So if I don’t make that one, I’ve got to wait three weeks.

  2. Chris Christie:

    When she got off that ferry, she was walking down the street and she was wrapped in a blanket and soaking wet -- anybody who had been in lower Manhattan, they were hosed off by firehoses. They were covered with dust, that's' the first sight of my wife after having left her that morning. I just grabbed her, hugged her, got her in the car and got her home.

  3. Liu Haitao:

    Our border is long, and apart from the border crossings and passages, there are a large number of mountain passes, paths, ferry crossings and small roads, and the situation is very complicated.

  4. Loren Davis:

    Cooper's Ferry is located in the upper Columbia River basin. The Columbia River would provide the first Americans their first route to interior lands south of the continental ice sheets.

  5. Hagar Chemali:

    I can confirm that OFAC has issued certain specific licenses for passenger ferry service, but we cannot provide additional details as to whom or how many.

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