• 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.  

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