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Definition 1: (of information) make known; pass on - [verb of communication]

Samples where convey or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She conveyed the message to me

(convey is a kind of ...) transmit (knowledge or skills)

"give a secret to the Russians" "leave your name and address here" "impart a new skill to the students"

(... is a kind of convey ) express gratitude or show appreciation to

(... is a kind of convey ) drop a hint; intimate by a hint

(... is a kind of convey ) communicate or express nonverbally

"What does this painting say?" "Did his face say anything about how he felt?"

(... is a kind of convey ) convey by one's expression

"She looked her devotion to me"

(... is a kind of convey ) make known or cause to appear with great speed

"The latest intelligence is flashed to all command posts"

(... is a kind of convey ) manifest or evince

"She breathes the Christian spirit"

(... is a kind of convey ) give expression to

"She showed her disappointment"

(... is a kind of convey ) mean or intend to express or convey

"You never understand what I mean!" "what do his words intend?"

Definition 2: serve as a means for expressing something - [verb of communication]

Samples where convey or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The painting of Mary carries motherly love
  • His voice carried a lot of anger

Synonyms for convey in the sense of this definition

(convey is a kind of ...) transmit thoughts or feelings

"He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist"

(... is a kind of convey ) express as a number or measure or quantity

"Can you quantify your results?"

(convey has a similar meaning as ...) transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

"Sound carries well over water" "The airwaves carry the sound" "Many metals conduct heat"

Definition 3: go or come after and bring or take back - [verb of contact]

Samples where convey or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Get me those books over there, please
  • Could you bring the wine?
  • The dog fetched the hat

Synonyms for convey in the sense of this definition

(convey is a kind of ...) send from one person or place to another

"transmit a message"

(... is a kind of convey ) run after, pick up, and bring to the master

"train the dog to retrieve"

(... is a kind of convey ) go for and bring back

"retrieve the car from the parking garage"

(... is a kind of convey ) bring to a destination, make a delivery

"our local super market delivers"

(convey implies ...) move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody

"He came singing down the road" "Come with me to the Casbah" "come down here!" "come out of the closet!" "come into the room"

(convey has a similar meaning as ...) take something or somebody with oneself somewhere

"Bring me the box from the other room" "Take these letters to the boss" "This brings me to the main point"

Definition 4: take something or somebody with oneself somewhere - [verb of motion]

Samples where convey or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Bring me the box from the other room
  • Take these letters to the boss
  • This brings me to the main point

Synonyms for convey in the sense of this definition

(convey is a kind of ...) move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body

"You must carry your camping gear" "carry the suitcases to the car" "This train is carrying nuclear waste" "These pipes carry waste water into the river"

(... is a kind of convey ) bring ashore

"The drug smugglers landed the heroin on the beach of the island"

(... is a kind of convey ) transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

"Sound carries well over water" "The airwaves carry the sound" "Many metals conduct heat"

(... is a kind of convey ) move somewhere quickly

"The President was whisked away in his limo"

(... is a kind of convey ) convey in a tube

"inside Paris, they used to tube mail"

(... is a kind of convey ) bring back to the point of departure

(... is a kind of convey ) transport from one place to another

(... is a kind of convey ) cause or enable to pass through

"The canal will transit hundreds of ships every day"

(... is a kind of convey ) take away or remove

"The devil will fetch you!"

(convey implies ...) move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody

"He came singing down the road" "Come with me to the Casbah" "come down here!" "come out of the closet!" "come into the room"

(convey has a similar meaning as ...) be accompanied by

"Can I bring my cousin to the dinner?"

(convey has a similar meaning as ...) go or come after and bring or take back

"Get me those books over there, please" "Could you bring the wine?" "The dog fetched the hat"

Definition 5: transmit or serve as the medium for transmission - [verb of motion]

Samples where convey or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Sound carries well over water
  • The airwaves carry the sound
  • Many metals conduct heat

Synonyms for convey in the sense of this definition

(convey is a kind of ...) take something or somebody with oneself somewhere

"Bring me the box from the other room" "Take these letters to the boss" "This brings me to the main point"

(... is a kind of convey ) carry somewhere (of water or current or waves)

"The tide washed up the corpse"

(... is a kind of convey ) bring in through pipes

"Music was piped into the offices"

(... is a kind of convey ) transmit

"The microphone brought in the sounds from the room next to mine"

(... is a kind of convey ) transmit again

(convey has a similar meaning as ...) serve as a means for expressing something

"The painting of Mary carries motherly love" "His voice carried a lot of anger"

(convey has a similar meaning as ...) be conveyed over a certain distance

"Her voice carries very well in this big opera house"

Definition 6: transmit a title or property - [verb of possession]

(convey is a kind of ...) cause to change ownership

"I transferred my stock holdings to my children"

(convey belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

Definition 7: transfer to another - [verb of possession]

Samples where convey or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • communicate a disease

Synonyms for convey in the sense of this definition

(convey is a kind of ...) move from one place to another

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

(... is a kind of convey ) transmit information

"Please communicate this message to all employees" "pass along the good news"

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