verb (used with object), trans·ferred, trans·fer·ring.
verb (used without object), trans·ferred, trans·fer·ring.
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Example sentences from the Web for transfer
Once transferred to Karaj Prison, he spent an additional 15 days in solitary confinement.A Daughter’s Plea: Free My Father from Prison in Iran|Mitra Pourshajari, Movements.Org, Advancing Human Rights|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Those images from the Grozny offices were transferred immediately to colleagues outside Chechnya.Putin’s Favorite Acolyte Terrorizes Human Rights Activists|Anna Nemtsova|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Later, he transferred to the School of Visual Arts in New York City after developing an interest in filmmaking.
Shadman transferred millions to banks outside Afghanistan in 2013 to buy property to open a business in Dubai, according to Banes.
On Sept. 30, 2012, FWS delisted the gray wolf and transferred wildlife management to the states.
At this instant the door flew open, and the fight was transferred to the platform, the light and the open air.The Deerslayer|James Fenimore Cooper
He had selected this spot in the event of the Powers not allowing his remains to be transferred to France or Ajaccio.The Tragedy of St. Helena|Walter Runciman
The furniture of the convents was transferred to the civil and military hospitals.Joseph Bonaparte|John S. C. Abbott
On reaching port he had transferred him to the Admiral, a ship where the French put men of his type.The Story of John Paul Jones|Chelsea Curtis Fraser
Captain Ducie is anxious to know whether Mr. Truck will quietly permit this criminal to be transferred to the Foam.Homeward Bound|James Fenimore Cooper
British Dictionary definitions for transfer
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