Synonyms of 'freight'
commercial transport of goodsFrance derives 16% of revenue from air freight.
The ferries can cope with the traffic of goods and passengers.
the delivery of goods and resources
carriage, , ,
It costs £10.86 for one litre, including carriage.
the conveyance of bicycles on local trains
Safety rules had been breached during transport of radioactive fuel.
a ship's cargo or part of it26 tonnes of freight
cargo, , ,
The boat calls at the main port to load its cargo of bananas.
He drove by with a big load of hay.
delivery, , , , , , ,
a delivery of fresh eggs
The first consignment of food has already left Bologna.
to transport (goods) by freightThe grain is freighted down to Addis Ababa.
There's no petrol so it's difficult to transport goods.
He carried the plate through to the dining room.
Food is being shipped to drought-stricken countries.
The pizza will be delivered in 20 minutes.
They borrowed our boats to convey themselves across the river.
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in the sense of carriage
the charge made for conveying goodsIt costs £10.86 for one litre, including carriage.
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