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Synonyms for ferry
ˈfɛr i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ferry, ferryboat(noun)

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

    ferryboat, ferrying

  2. ferry, ferrying(verb)

    transport by boat or aircraft

    ferryboat, ferrying

  3. ferry(verb)

    transport from one place to another

  4. ferry(verb)

    transport by ferry

  5. ferry(verb)

    travel by ferry

Editors Contribution

  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 database

  1. List of paraphrases:

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

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How to use ferry in a sentence?

  1. Ann Furedi:

    We can no longer stand back and watch this shameful political gameplay with women's health at a time of national crisis, we will no longer be complicit in government policy of booking bleeding, vomiting women on interminable ferry journeys, putting their health at serious risk.

  2. Michael Romei:

    A simple thing a lot of people don't think about is a boat ride... on the Staten Island Ferry, staten Island Ferry runs every 30 minutes practically 24 hours a day and Staten Island Ferry's free of charge.

  3. 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.

  4. Ayesha Begum:

    I've found Sohrab's belongings when the sunken ferry was brought to the shore, but I haven't found Sohrab.

  5. Rashida Ferdouse:

    Usually the ferry operators don't keep any records and we came to know from survivors that there were more than 100 people on board.

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