- transport café,
- transport maximum,
- transport medium,
- transport number,
- transporter bridge,
Origin of transported
verb (used with object)
Origin of transport
Examples from the Web for transported
Cosby then allegedly ordered a pre-paid yellow cab that transported Allison home.
He then allegedly picked her up and transported her to another room.
The user is then transported into a 360-degree virtual world.Welcome to Oculus XXX: In-Your-Face 3D is the Future of Porn|Aurora Snow|October 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The man with the skinny tie tells me that the comic book is transported in a manila envelope.The Holy Grail of Comic Books Hid in Plain Site at New York Comic Con|Sujay Kumar|October 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like at Bull Run, when I am in the presence of those old family letters, I am transported.
The Youth was transported with joy, and married her that very day.sop's Fables|sop
As four hundred and one persons were transported, a very small number indeed obtained deliverance either by death or pardon.Elizabeth Fry|Mrs. E. R. Pitman
The matter is settled, then; the aristocratic newspaper writer will be transported from the country, and that is the end of it.Louisa Of Prussia and Her Times|Louise Muhlbach
Nearly four million men had to be transported from every part of the empire to her borders.
And that the people should be transported if they go out by night to catch the game that they pay for feeding!Rural Rides|William Cobbett
verb (trænsˈpɔːt) (tr)
- the business or system of transporting goods or people
- (as modifier)a modernized transport system
- a vehicle used to transport goods or people, esp lorries or ships used to convey troops
- (as modifier)a transport plane
Word Origin for transport
late 14c., from Old French transporter "carry or convey across" (14c.), from Latin transportare, from trans- "across" (see trans-) + portare "to carry" (see port (n.1)). Sense of "carry away with strong feelings" is first recorded c.1500. Meaning "to carry away into banishment" is recorded from 1660s. The noun is attested from mid-15c., originally "mental exaltation;" sense of "means of transportation" is recorded from 1690s.