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KK Pronunciation

〔 trænsˋport,-ˋpɒrt 〕


〔 trænˊspɒːt 〕

Overview of noun transport

The noun transport has 6 senses

  • conveyance, transport -- (something that serves as a means of transportation)

  • transport -- (an exchange of molecules (and their kinetic energy and momentum) across the boundary between adjacent layers of a fluid or across cell membranes)

  • transportation, shipping, transport -- (the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials)

  • ecstasy, rapture, transport, exaltation, raptus -- (a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion; "listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture"- Charles Dickens)

  • tape drive, tape transport, transport -- (a mechanism that transports magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playback/recorder)

  • transportation, transport, transfer, transferral, conveyance -- (the act of moving something from one location to another)

Overview of verb transport

The verb transport has 5 senses

  • transport -- (move something or somebody around; usually over long distances)

  • transport, carry -- (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")

  • enchant, enrapture, transport, enthrall, ravish, enthral, delight -- (hold spellbound)

  • transport, send, ship -- (transport commercially)

  • transmit, transfer, transport, channel, channelize, channelise -- (send from one person or place to another; "transmit a message")