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convey
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convey
Used in
Candide
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  • However, since you absolutely wish to depart, I shall give orders to my engineers to construct a machine that will convey you very safely.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The mathematicians took their leave after conveying them to a place of safety, and Candide had no other desire, no other aim, than to present his sheep to Miss Cunegonde.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • When the Bulgarians retired, my dear sister could not be found; but my mother, my father, and myself, with two maid-servants and three little boys all of whom had been slain, were put in a hearse, to be conveyed for interment to a chapel belonging to the Jesuits, within two leagues of our family seat.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: convey her thoughts
as in: convey title to the property
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