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convey (something)

1. To communicate something to someone, typically on behalf of someone else who is absent. I know you can't come to the funeral, so I'll convey your condolences.
2. To cause someone to understand something. She was really able to convey her character's feelings of grief in that scene—I was very impressed.
3. To physically transport something. Whoa, this van isn't big enough to convey all those boxes you have.
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convey something (from someone or something) (to someone or something)

to carry or transport something from someone or something to someone, something, or some place. I conveyed the box from the table to the basement. Please convey every good wish from those of us in the Midwest to those on the East Coast. Would you convey my blessings to the newlyweds?
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We have multiple options to convey our greetings to others.
Anne in the Studio, 2000, in which a woman rests her head in her hand, conveys the meditative mood of Arikha's works.
He describes his world-wide travels and desert locales with an alertness reminiscent of Edward Abbey's Desert Solitaire (Lane conveys his indebtedness to Abbey for several of his insights.
The Church must always seek to convey accurately in translation the texts she has inherited from the biblical, liturgical, and patristic tradition and instruct the faithful in their proper meaning.
Whether the speaker is mildly amused, delighted, or hysterical, his thoughts might be expressed in essentially the same signs, but facial expressions convey the mood intended.
Air velocities below the saltation velocity will create instabilities in the conveying system, the worst being the inability to convey material from pickup point to receiver.
at the end of Thriller, images of doors and windows also convey the voyeurism of sexual awakening--nor only the curiosity about others but also the inherent narcissism of adolescence.
Rule of thumb: On systems that convey material from one source to multiple receivers via a common material line; If only one receiver in the system conveys correctly, the problem is probably at THAT receiver.
Instead, he conveys those rare moments when the intimate relationship between ostensibly hermetic, resolutely private space and socially shared space becomes evident (if never entirely self-evident)--when they spontaneously reach a state of equilibrium and become emotionally equivalent.
It's said to be a simple system that conveys and cleans regrind in one step.
Conveys vertically up to 40 fl and horizontally up to 80 ft.
Model 100 system conveys injection molded parts 50-75 ft and can be used to convey scrap (necks, tails, rejects) to grinder.