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Synonyms for transfer
trænsˈfɜr, ˈtræns fər; ˈtræns fərtrans·fer

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. transfernoun

    transferal, transference

  2. transfernoun

    To move or pass from one place, person or thing to another.

    transference, transferal, carry over, onpass, move

  3. transfernoun

    To convey the impression of (something) from one surface to another.

    transference, transferal, transpose, copy

  4. transferverb

    To be or become transferred.

    transferal, transference

English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. transfer

    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.

    carry, change, change, convey, give, move, remove, sell, shift, transmit, transport

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

    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 Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. transfer

    convey, transport, remove, sell, assign, remand, make over, transplant, give, alienate, translate, transmit, forward, exchange

    retain, withhold, fix, appropriate, keep

Princeton's WordNet1.7 / 3 votes

  1. transportation, transport, transfer, transferral, conveyancenoun

    the act of moving something from one location to another

    exaltation, fare, carry-over, transference, imparting, tape transport, transport, impartation, rapture, transportation, transit, deportation, shipping, exile, ecstasy, tape drive, transfer of training, transportation system, conveying, transferee, conveyancing, conveyance of title, transferral, conveyance, raptus, expatriation

  2. transfer, transfereenoun

    someone who transfers or is transferred from one position to another

    "the best student was a transfer from LSU"

    carry-over, transference, transferee, conveyance, transportation, transferral, transfer of training, transport

  3. transfer, transferencenoun

    the act of transfering something from one form to another

    "the transfer of the music from record to tape suppressed much of the background noise"

    carry-over, transference, transferee, conveyance, transportation, transferral, transfer of training, transport

  4. transfernoun

    a ticket that allows a passenger to change conveyances

    carry-over, transference, transferee, conveyance, transportation, transferral, transfer of training, transport

  5. transfer, transfer of training, carry-overnoun

    application of a skill learned in one situation to a different but similar situation

    carry-over, transference, transferee, conveyance, transportation, transferral, transfer of training, carry-forward, transport

  6. transfer, transferenceverb

    transferring ownership

    carry-over, transference, transferee, conveyance, transportation, transferral, transfer of training, transport

  7. transfer, reassignverb

    transfer somebody to a different position or location of work

    transmit, change, shift, channelize, channel, transplant, remove, channelise, transpose, transport, reassign

  8. transferverb

    move from one place to another

    "transfer the data"; "transmit the news"; "transfer the patient to another hospital"

    transmit, change, shift, channelize, channel, transplant, remove, channelise, transpose, transport, reassign

  9. transplant, transferverb

    lift and reset in another soil or situation

    "Transplant the young rice plants"

    change, shift, channelise, channel, transplant, channelize, remove, transport, transpose, graft, transmit, reassign

  10. transfer, shiftverb

    move around

    "transfer the packet from his trouser pockets to a pocket in his jacket"

    reassign, change, agitate, budge, channel, careen, transplant, transport, remove, transpose, stir, reposition, tilt, wobble, pitch, channelize, shift, transmit, lurch, switch, channelise, change over, dislodge

  11. transferverb

    cause to change ownership

    "I transferred my stock holdings to my children"

    transmit, change, shift, channelize, channel, transplant, remove, channelise, transpose, transport, reassign

  12. transfer, changeverb

    change from one vehicle or transportation line to another

    "She changed in Chicago on her way to the East coast"

    reassign, alter, interchange, vary, channel, transplant, transport, remove, modify, transpose, change, commute, shift, exchange, channelize, transmit, convert, switch, channelise, deepen

  13. transmit, transfer, transport, channel, channelize, channeliseverb

    send from one person or place to another

    "transmit a message"

    ship, canalise, beam, delight, ravish, transpose, impart, enthrall, head, guide, maneuver, point, change, channelize, enthral, channelise, canalize, enrapture, steer, channel, carry, manoeuver, transport, manoeuvre, direct, transplant, communicate, broadcast, shift, convey, conduct, air, send, enchant, remove, reassign, transmit

  14. remove, transferverb

    shift the position or location of, as for business, legal, educational, or military purposes

    "He removed his children to the countryside"; "Remove the troops to the forest surrounding the city"; "remove a case to another court"

    reassign, change, bump off, channelize, take away, withdraw, slay, dispatch, absent, channel, polish off, get rid of, remove, move out, transplant, off, transport, murder, shift, transpose, hit, take, channelise, take out, transmit

  15. transfer, transpose, transplantverb

    transfer from one place or period to another

    "The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America"

    reassign, change, interchange, channel, permute, transplant, transport, remove, transpose, commute, shift, channelize, transmit, channelise, graft, counterchange

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. conway

    Submitted by anonymous on May 10, 2020  
  2. energy transfer

    Submitted by anonymous on December 16, 2019  
  3. reassignment

    change to another location

    an example of reassignment is being taking off of a project to focus on something else.

    Submitted by rinat on February 16, 2016  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. transferverb

    transport, carry, convey, transmit, TRANSLATE

  2. transferverb

    remove, transplant

  3. transferverb

    alienate, abalienate, demise, consign, devolve, convey, make over, deliver over

  4. transfernoun

    alienation, abalienation, demise, conveyance, transferrence

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How to use transfer in a sentence?

  1. Michigan State:

    Detroit Mercy was led byAntoine Davis, who scored 24 points on 10-of-26 shooting while playing for his father, the former Indiana coach. St. Bonaventure transfer Matt Johnson scored a career-high 20 points, Idaho transfer Marquell Fraser had 11 points and 12 rebounds and California Baptist transfer Bud Kuol fouled out after scoring 12 points for the Titans. For much of the game, Detroit Mercy gave the Spartans all they could handle at both ends of the court and on the boards. They did what they wanted to almost and we have to learn from that.

  2. Bayern Munich:

    The Bundesliga champions do have to consider whether The Bundesliga champions bring The Bundesliga champions transfer activities for next year forward, it's certainly not going to be a cheaper transfer window( next summer).

  3. Ray McCann:

    Most transfer pricing cases that most tax authorities take on are fairly limited in their scope, it's unusual to take on an entire structure because a transfer pricing investigation is enormously resource intensive...it's a big deal.

  4. Menachem Begin:

    Israel will not transfer Judea, Samaria, and the Gaza District to any foreign sovereign authority, [because] of the historic right of our nation to this land, [and] the needs of our national security, which demand a capability to defend our State and the lives of our citizens.

  5. George W. Bush, Inaugural address, 2001:

    The peaceful transfer of authority is rare in history, yet common in our country. With a simple oath, we affirm old traditions and make new beginnings.

Translations for transfer

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  • حول, انتقالArabic
  • přenést, přepsat, přenos, převod, převéztCzech
  • forflyttelse, skifte, overføre, stige om, transport, flytning, forflytte, overflytning, overdrage, overførselDanish
  • Übertragung, übertragen, Überweisung, VersetzungGerman
  • μετατίθομαι, μεταβιβάζομαι, χαλκομανία, μεταθέτω, μεταφέρω, μεταφέρομαι, μετακινούμαι, μετακινώ, μεταβίβαση, μεταβιβάζω, μεταφορά, μεταποτύπωσηGreek
  • delokigoEsperanto
  • transferir, impreso, calco, imprimir, calcar, transferenciaSpanish
  • ترانسفر, ترافرستPersian
  • siirtyä, siirto, siirtokuva, siirtääFinnish
  • transfert, transférerFrench
  • thoir thairisScottish Gaelic
  • traslado, trasladarGalician
  • átvisz, átnyom, áthelyez, átszállít, átmegy, átmásol, áttesz, átruház, áthurcolkodik, átköltözikHungarian
  • trasferirsi, trasferire, trasferimento, decalcare, passare, conferire, ricalcare, bonifico, trasferimento bancarioItalian
  • 移動, 乗り換える, 運ぶ, 移す, 転勤Japanese
  • 옮기다Korean
  • translatio, trānsmoveōLatin
  • whakawhitiMāori
  • സ്ഥലംമാറ്റംMalayalam
  • overplaatsen, verplaatsenDutch
  • transferir, transferênciaPortuguese
  • transferaRomanian
  • перевод, перенести, переход, переносить, трансфертRussian
  • överföraSwedish
  • బదిలీTelugu
  • แปลThai
  • transfer etmek, transferTurkish

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