- con·vey·a·ble, adjective
- pre·con·vey, verb (used with object)
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How to use convey in a sentence
I’m also coming back to that idea that the questions that we ask convey information.Can I Ask You a Ridiculously Personal Question? (Ep. 451) | Stephen J. Dubner | February 11, 2021 | Freakonomics
Payne points out that while Nextdoor can give users some local information, it can create a warped sense of local reality, and there’s no guarantee it’s accurately conveying the severity of the pandemic in local communities.
Cooking has always been how I convey what I can’t quite put into words.
By familiarizing yourself with their daily routines, interests, and the common areas of need that are sure to come up, it becomes much easier to find a gift that conveys how much you care about your special someone and their experiences.The best, most practical Valentine’s Day gifts for any kind of partner | PopSci Commerce Team | February 8, 2021 | Popular-Science
We correctly conveyed that the storm would not have a major impact on the area, rating it a Category 1 on our five-point scale.After Sunday’s slush fest, another winter storm threatens by Wednesday night | Jason Samenow, Wes Junker | February 8, 2021 | Washington Post
Elisabetta Piqué, who knew Bergoglio well as a cardinal, writes in the present tense as if to convey real time passing.
Overall, Paris Magnum reaches both too widely and too thinly in trying to convey a sense of spectrum.
The home was a direct representation of his character, so in place of dialogue, we used props and set design to convey his story.Nitehawk Shorts Festival: ‘Brute,’ a Twisted Take on Playing in the Dark | Julia Grinberg | November 28, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In the meantime, who better to convey the film's appeal than Pauline Kael, the fabulous longtime New Yorker movie critic.The Stacks: Pauline Kael's Talking Heads Obsession | Pauline Kael | November 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The group has also used couriers to convey some messages in order to avoid digital communications altogether.
The carriage, waiting to convey them away, was already at the door, the impatient horses pawing the ground.Elster's Folly | Mrs. Henry Wood
In writing K. I try to convey the truth in terms which will neither give him needless anxiety or undue confidence.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I | Ian Hamilton
Another act of bankruptcy is to convey, transfer, conceal or remove property with the intention to defraud creditors.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman | Albert Sidney Bolles
As there is no air surrounding the bell there is nothing to convey its vibrations to the ear.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building | George Laing Miller
In this she differed from others of her sect, who strove to convey the idea of humility both outwardly and inwardly.Skipper Worse | Alexander Lange Kielland
British Dictionary definitions for convey
to take, carry, or transport from one place to another
to communicate (a message, information, etc)
(of a channel, path, etc) to conduct, transmit, or transfer
law to transmit or transfer (the title to property)
archaic to steal
- conveyable, adjective
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