Synonyms of 'transport'
to carry or move (people or goods) from one place to another, esp. over some distanceThere's no petrol so it's difficult to transport goods.
They borrowed our boats to convey themselves across the river.
I'll take these papers home and read them.
Can you run me to work?
She moved the sheaf of papers into position.
My father brought home a book for me.
The space probe sent back pictures of Triton.
He carried the plate through to the dining room.
a surveyor and his assistant bearing a torch
They removed to America.
Food is being shipped to drought-stricken countries.
The person can be transferred from wheelchair to seat with relative ease.
The pizza will be delivered in 20 minutes.
Water conducts heat faster than air.
We shifted the vans and used the area for skateboarding.
They ferried in more soldiers to help with the search.
A crane hauled the car out of the stream.
She fetched a towel from the bathroom.
to have a strong emotional effect onI have never seen any man so completely transported by excitement.
The report has delighted environmentalists.
She entranced the audience with her classical Indian singing.
This book will enchant readers.
I was captivated by her sparkling personality.
an eerie power to ravish the eye and seduce the soul
to exile (a criminal) to a penal colonyHe was transported to Italy and interned.
the business or system of transporting goods or peopleHave you got your own transport?
a transporting or being transportedSafety rules had been breached during transport of radioactive fuel.
, , ,
the delivery of goods and resources
distribution, , ,
He admitted there had been problems with distribution.
It costs £10.86 for one litre, including carriage.
freight, , ,
France derives 16% of revenue from air freight.
ecstasy or rapturetransports of joy
the agony and ecstasy of holiday romance
To my delight, the plan worked perfectly.
My idea of heaven is hiking with friends on a sunny day.
I think she was looking for happiness.
It was a scene of such domestic bliss.
There was euphoria when the election result was announced.
His speech was received with rapture by his supporters.
The campsite had its own peculiar enchantment.
cloud nine (informal), ,
in a great transport of rage
Something like a frenzy enveloped them.
Once a fit has started there's nothing you can do to stop it.
Sam flew into a passion at the suggestion.
He killed the woman in a fit of passion.
an outbreak of religious fervour
She was overcome by a paroxysm of grief.
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in the sense of banish
to send into exileHe was banished from England.
in the sense of bear
to bringa surveyor and his assistant bearing a torch
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