English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'freight'

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

Additional synonyms

in the sense of burden
Synonyms
tonnage,
lading,
in the sense of carriage
Definition
the charge made for conveying goods
It costs £10.86 for one litre, including carriage.
Synonyms
transportation,
conveying,
carrying
in the sense of carry
Definition
to take from one place to another
He carried the plate through to the dining room.
Synonyms
tote (informal),
hump (British, slang),

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