verb (used with object)
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OTHER WORDS FROM conveycon·vey·a·ble, adjectivepre·con·vey, verb (used with object)qua·si-con·veyed, adjectivewell-con·veyed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for convey
She conveys a genuine interest in music as music, not just as part of a larger spectacle.
Vanity Fair has chosen a glorious picture which conveys why Williams outclasses all male and female members of the list.Are These Really the Best Dressed People in the World?|Tim Teeman|August 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She conveys the ugliest things with matter-of-factness, helping to demystify death.Death Became Her: Molly Lefebure’s Wartime Years of Murder and Suicide|Tim Teeman|April 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
(Film can go there triumphantly…) Writing chases after the senses and conveys them in an altered form.Susan Minot on Africa, Joseph Kony, and the Limits of Writing About Love|Lea Carpenter|February 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And really it is pretty difficult to slam the door on anything entertaining and lovely that conveys honestly the way we live now.From Led Zeppelin to Breaking Bad: The Lamest Generation|Elizabeth Wurtzel|September 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Its majestic form, as it towers high above the ordinary works of man, conveys the repose of conscious strength to the beholder.Getting Acquainted with the Trees|J. Horace McFarland
He conveys the news of death, and has as the insignia of office a horn, called thuththari or singam.Castes and Tribes of Southern India|Edgar Thurston
The reference to Wilbur Wright on September 16 conveys no clear acknowledgment of his achievement.Mr. Punch's History of Modern England Vol. IV of IV.|Charles L. Graves
The simple propositions which form part of the words in which it is couched, form no part of the assertion which it conveys.A System of Logic: Ratiocinative and Inductive|John Stuart Mill
Somehow, he conveys this more vividly than the uplift afforded him by religion.The Journal of a Disappointed Man|Wilhelm Nero Pilate Barbellion