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verb [transitive] convey pronunciation in British English /kənˈveɪ/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleconveying
past tenseconveyed
past participleconveyed
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  1. 1
    to communicate ideas or feelings indirectly

    A good photograph can often convey far more than words.

    These results will enable us at least to convey a sense of progress.

  2. 3
    formal to move someone or something from one place to another


used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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