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as in:  convey her safely to

I was ordered to convey the princess to London.
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convey conveying conveys conveyed conveyancing conveyance conveyances conveyancer conveyable
Today, this sense of convey is typically seen in historic literature.

Convey has many reasonably common, but highly diverse senses. Accordingly, it is generally recommended that you just learn the sense (or senses) that currently interest you.
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  • I was ordered to convey the princess to London.
  • We hired a carriage to convey us to the city.
  • the carriage which was to convey me away
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • [T]he problem, how to convey five people to Elveston, with a carriage that would only hold four, must somehow be solved.
    Lewis Carroll  --  Sylvie and Bruno

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  • The nearest station is Oakbridge, you will be met there and motored to Sticklehaven where a motor launch will convey you to Indian Island.
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • As our client wishes the delivery made as soon as possible, we shall be obliged by your having teams ready at King’s Cross at the time named and forthwith conveying the goods to destination.
    Bram Stoker  --  Dracula
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Associated words [difficulty]:   convey [2] , conveyor belt [4]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Fine Arts & Music, Classic Literature, Law
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