Definition of 'transport'
Example sentences containing 'transport'
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Tourists took footage of a body covered in a white sheet being carried into a transport vehicle. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He has been transported back to hospital for further tests. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The council website says all cash from fines will go on transport services. The Sun (2016)While the public transport sprawl is a daily occurrence. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Public transport was made free and half of cars banned. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Why aren't our transport systems working? Times, Sunday Times (2016)This time he's transported to the modern day and it makes for quite the trip. The Sun (2016)Only the corn on the cob failed to transport us back to Mexico. Times, Sunday Times (2017)A shortage of tank transport vehicles is also highlighted. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The other annoying thing here is the public transport system. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Two amphibious vehicles rolled into the county yesterday to transport people and supplies. The Sun (2014)They can be used in any vehicle transporting or collecting the badge holder. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It transports me back to my childhood in a heartbeat. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Large cases need careful handling but individual ones transport and store better. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Make a wise saving on transport by going about on foot or bike. The Sun (2014)Their arrival has been delayed because their transport planes lack the necessary equipment. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Russian troops landed in transport aircraft and deployed. Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007)They rely on air transport for their businesses. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The cost of taking public transport continues to soar while the price of driving plummets. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You may consider suggesting employees find an alternative means of transport. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Such conditions would also make an effective public transport system possible. Urbanization in Post-Apartheid South Africa (1990)Their destination shows that these were primarily used to transport people to and from work. Consuming Passions: Leisure and Pleasure in Victorian Britain (2006)Steel products and transport equipment are still other industries that are widely regarded as heavy users of capital. Competing in a Global Economy (1990)Conventional bleach is made from chlorine, which often has to be transported long distances. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The transport of freight will no longer be hampered by restrictions on drivers' hours. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I was transported by military aircraft in exchange for doing exhibitions for the local servicemen. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They possessed surpluses of grain and food, but these bulky products were expensive to transport over long distances. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)If only I had some suitable transport for carrying a dead body. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Trends of 'transport'
Very Common. transport is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'transport'
British English: transport /trænsˈpɔːt/ NOUN
Transport refers to any type of vehicle that you can travel in.
Have you got your own transport?
- American English: transportation
- Arabic: نَقْل
- Brazilian Portuguese: transporte
- Chinese: 交通
- Croatian: prijevoz
- Czech: doprava přeprava
- Danish: transport
- Dutch: transport
- European Spanish: transporte
- Finnish: liikenne kuljetus
- French: transport
- German: Transport
- Greek: μεταφορά
- Italian: trasporto
- Japanese: 輸送
- Korean: 운송
- Norwegian: transport
- Polish: transport
- European Portuguese: transporte
- Romanian: mijloc de transport
- Russian: транспорт
- Spanish: transporte
- Swedish: transport
- Thai: การขนส่ง
- Turkish: taşıma
- Ukrainian: транспорт
- Vietnamese: phương tiện giao thông
British English: transport /ˈtrænspɔːt/ VERB
When goods or people are transported from one place to another, they are moved there.
Buses transported passengers to the town.
- American English: transport
- Arabic: يَنْقُلُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: transportar
- Chinese: 运输
- Croatian: prevesti
- Czech: přepravit
- Danish: transportere
- Dutch: transporteren
- European Spanish: transportar
- Finnish: kuljettaa
- French: transporter
- German: transportieren
- Greek: μεταφέρω
- Italian: trasportare
- Japanese: 輸送する
- Korean: 운송하다
- Norwegian: transportere
- Polish: przewieźć
- European Portuguese: transportar
- Romanian: a transporta
- Russian: перевозить
- Spanish: transportar
- Swedish: transportera
- Thai: ขนส่ง
- Turkish: taşımak
- Ukrainian: транспортувати
- Vietnamese: vận chuyển
Definition of transport from the Collins English Dictionary
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