verb (used with object), trans·ferred, trans·fer·ring.
verb (used without object), trans·ferred, trans·fer·ring.
Origin of transfer
Examples from the Web for transferable
Historical Examples of transferable
The right to ship (boleta) was not to be transferable, except to poor widows.The Philippine Islands
These certificates are transferable at the pleasure of the owners.Up To Date Business
Upon every great love are stamped the words, "Not Transferable."Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 13
Not reinforcements, but brains, were wanted, and brains are not transferable.Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862
Doubtless, he acted wisely, for responsibility is not transferable.Confessions of an Inquiring Spirit
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
verb (trænsˈfɜː) -fers, -ferring or -ferred
- a person or thing that transfers or is transferred
- (as modifier)a transfer student
- the act of transferring the title of ownership to shares or registered bonds in the books of the issuing enterprise
- (as modifier)transfer deed; transfer form
Word Origin for transfer
1670s, from transfer (v.).