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convey
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The Time Machine
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as in: convey her thoughts Define
communicate or express
  • I had some considerable difficulty in conveying my meaning.

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  • Please convey my gratitude for her hospitality.
  • She dresses to convey a sense of a successful, no-nonsense woman.

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unspecified meaning
  • ’I am afraid I cannot convey the peculiar sensations of time travelling.
  • I wasted some time in futile questionings, conveyed, as well as I was able, to such of the little people as came by.

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  • ’And here I must admit that I learned very little of drains and bells and modes of conveyance, and the like conveniences, during my time in this real future.
  • I don’t know how to convey their expression to you.
  • Their sentences were usually simple and of two words, and I failed to convey or understand any but the simplest propositions.
  • I was sensible of much which was unseen, and which contributed to my comfort; but save for a general impression of automatic organization, I fear I can convey very little of the difference to your mind.
  • ’I cannot convey the sense of abominable desolation that hung over the world.
  • It would be hard to convey the stillness of it.

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as in: convey her thoughts Define
communicate or express
as in: convey title to the property Define
to give or transfer -- especially legal title
as in: convey her safely to Define
transport
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