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Synonyms for ship

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ship(verb)

    a vessel that carries passengers or freight

  2. transport, send, ship(verb)

    transport commercially

    ravish, institutionalize, beam, send off, channel, post, institutionalise, transport, enthrall, place, mail, enchant, station, broadcast, get off, embark, air, send out, direct, channelize, charge, transmit, commit, carry, channelise, transfer, delight, enrapture, send, enthral

  3. ship(verb)

    hire for work on a ship

    embark, transport, send

  4. embark, ship(verb)

    go on board

    enter, venture, embark, transport, send

  5. ship(verb)

    travel by ship

    embark, transport, send

  6. ship(verb)

    place on board a ship

    "ship the cargo in the hold of the vessel"

    embark, transport, send

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ship(n)


    Associated words:
    barratry, hypothecate, hypothecation

  2. ship(v)

    transport, deport, dismiss, send away

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How to use ship in a sentence?

  1. Acting Navy SecretaryThomas B. Modly:

    Were looking at that letter to try and understand what exactly the issues are. Its moving very quickly. My staff spoke to the [commanding officer] of the ship yesterday, he expressed some alarm in terms of the ability to get more beds in Guam, which we are working on very rapidly.

  2. Ronald Neumann:

    They think you can just give an order and march, it's kind of like trying to steer a ship with a compass and no map.

  3. Gary Smith:

    You can have an intense wildlife experience if you allocate funds to do what you want to do, take the money you save on a big ship and use it on high-end shore excursions. I think it’s a valid strategy.

  4. Jonathan Wackrow:

    Joe Clancy is driving this bus right now. He needs to get in front of this issue and other issues...with management and really come up with a comprehensive program on how to right the ship of management at the Secret Service.

  5. Gregory Cheadle:

    We just haven't had people called the names publicly that we have had with this administration, to stay on this ship now, as a black Republican, I couldn't do it.

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