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4 definitions found
 for convey
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Convey \Con*vey"\, v. i.
     To play the thief; to steal. [Cant]
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           But as I am Crack, I will convey, crossbite, and cheat
           upon Simplicius.                         --Marston.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Convey \Con*vey"\ (k[o^]n*v[=a]"), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
     Conveyed (k[o^]n*v[=a]d"); p. pr. & vb. n. Conveying.]
     [OF. conveir, convoier, to escort, convoy, F. convoyer, LL.
     conviare, fr. L. con- + via way. See Viaduct, Voyage, and
     cf. Convoy.]
     1. To carry from one place to another; to bear or transport.
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              I will convey them by sea in floats.  --1 Kings v.
                                                    9.
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              Convey me to my bed, then to my grave. --Shak.
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     2. To cause to pass from one place or person to another; to
        serve as a medium in carrying (anything) from one place or
        person to another; to transmit; as, air conveys sound;
        words convey ideas.
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     3. To transfer or deliver to another; to make over, as
        property; more strictly (Law), to transfer (real estate)
        or pass (a title to real estate) by a sealed writing.
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              The Earl of Desmond . . . secretly conveyed all his
              lands to feoffees in trust.           --Spenser.
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     4. To impart or communicate; as, to convey an impression; to
        convey information.
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              Men fill one another's heads with noise and sound,
              but convey not thereby their thoughts. --Locke.
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     5. To manage with privacy; to carry out. [Obs.]
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              I . . . will convey the business as I shall find
              means.                                --Shak.
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     6. To carry or take away secretly; to steal; to thieve.
        [Obs.]
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     7. To accompany; to convoy. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
  
     Syn: To carry; transport; bear; transmit; transfer.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  convey
      v 1: make known; pass on, of information; "She conveyed the
           message to me"
      2: serve as a means for expressing something; "The painting of
         Mary carries motherly love"; "His voice carried a lot of
         anger" [syn: carry, convey, express]
      3: transfer to another; "communicate a disease" [syn: convey,
         transmit, communicate]
      4: transmit a title or property
      5: transmit or serve as the medium for transmission; "Sound
         carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound";
         "Many metals conduct heat" [syn: impart, conduct,
         transmit, convey, carry, channel]
      6: 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" [syn: bring,
         convey, take]
      7: 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" [syn: bring, get, convey, fetch]
         [ant: bear away, bear off, carry away, carry off,
         take away]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  126 Moby Thesaurus words for "convey":
     abalienate, alien, alienate, amortize, articulate, assign, barter,
     bear, bequeath, break, breathe, broadcast, buck, canalize, carry,
     cede, channel, channelize, chime, chorus, come out with, commit,
     communicate, conduct, confer, consign, deed, deed over, deliver,
     demise, devolve upon, disclose, disseminate, emit, enfeoff,
     enunciate, exchange, express, ferry, fling off, fly, formulate,
     freight, funnel, get across, get over, give, give expression,
     give out with, give title to, give tongue, give utterance,
     give voice, give word, hand, hand down, hand on, hand over, hump,
     impart, leave word, let out, lift, lip, lug, make known, make over,
     manhandle, negotiate, out with, pack, pass, pass along, pass on,
     pass over, phonate, phrase, pipe, pour forth, present, project,
     pronounce, put across, put forth, put in words, put through, raise,
     relegate, remise, render, report, say, sell, send, send word,
     set forth, settle, settle on, share, share with, sign away,
     sign over, signal, siphon, sound, surrender, take, tell, throw off,
     tote, trade, traject, transfer, transmit, transport, trench,
     turn over, utter, verbalize, vocalize, voice, waft, whisk, whisper,
     wing, word
  
  

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