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Definition 1: transport by boat or aircraft - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for ferry in the sense of this definition

(ferry is a kind of ...) the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials

Definition 2: a boat that transports people or vehicles across a body of water and operates on a regular schedule - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for ferry in the sense of this definition

(ferry is a kind of ...) a small vessel for travel on water

(... is a kind of ferry ) a ferry that transports motor vehicles

Definition 3: travel by ferry - [verb of motion]

(ferry is a kind of ...) change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically

"How fast does your new car go?" "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus" "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect" "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell" "news travelled fast"

(ferry belongs to category ...) the guidance of ships or airplanes from place to place

Definition 4: transport by ferry - [verb of motion]

(ferry is a kind of ...) move something or somebody around; usually over long distances

(ferry belongs to category ...) the guidance of ships or airplanes from place to place

Definition 5: transport from one place to another - [verb of motion]

(ferry 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"

(ferry belongs to category ...) the guidance of ships or airplanes from place to place

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