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convey
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The Awakening
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  • The following morning Mr. Pontellier was up in good time to take the rockaway which was to convey him to the steamer at the wharf.
  • She turned her face seaward to gather in an impression of space and solitude, which the vast expanse of water, meeting and melting with the moonlit sky, conveyed to her excited fancy.

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  • Mrs. Highcamp deplored the absence of her daughter from the races, and tried to convey to her what she had missed by going to the "Dante reading" instead of joining them.
  • His touch conveyed to her a certain physical comfort.
  • Expert and reliable packers and movers were engaged to convey the furniture, carpets, pictures—everything movable, in short—to places of security.
  • There was something extremely gorgeous about the appearance of the table, an effect of splendor conveyed by a cover of pale yellow satin under strips of lace-work.
  • Please convey my regards to Mr. Pontellier when you write.

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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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