Thesaurus for convey
Pronunciation of convey: K AH0 N V EY1 (kən'veɪ)
Number of syllables of convey: 2
Pronunciation Video of convey
Definition of convey
- (v): make known; pass on, of information
- (v): serve as a means for expressing something; "The painting of Mary carries motherly love"; "His voice carried a lot af anger"
- (v): 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"
- (v): 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"
- (v): transmit or serve as the medium for transmission; "Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat"
- (v): transmit a title or property
- (v): transfer to another; "communicate a disease"
Examples of convey
- It's impossible to convey a long, agonizing spiritual odyssey.
- Furry stories convey the idea of furry characters with the written word.
- The convey the most realistic translation of sound into language.
- Her illustrations convey a mood of whimsy and playful uncanny.
- Drains at the base convey treated water away for disinfection.
- The word really does not convey the concept of reciprocity.
- The terse summary doesn't convey all of the logic here.
- The image helps to convey the subject of the article.
- Additional shunts convey other traffic between the city and the port.
- The entire phrase is unnecessary to convey the meaning of the sentence.