verb (used with or without object), tran·shipped, tran·ship·ping.

Related formstran·ship·ment, nountran·ship·per, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for tranship

Historical Examples of tranship

  • Imam Sharif was returning from Zanzibar, and leaving that ship to tranship for India.

    Southern Arabia

    Theodore Bent

  • Then you can tranship your goods outside or I'll take them on, as you like.

    The Coast of Adventure

    Harold Bindloss

  • Once we've got a boat, we'll sail to the nearest port, tranship to New Orleans, and from there to France.

    The Hero of Panama

    F. S. Brereton

  • As for the 40-pounders it was found too inconvenient to tranship such heavy ordnance.

  • Here we had to tranship to the Pekin, to continue by that vessel our voyage eastward.

British Dictionary definitions for tranship


verb -ships, -shipping or -shipped

a variant spelling of transship
Derived Formstranshipment, noun
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