convey (something) to (someone or something)

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convey (something) to (someone or something)

1. To communicate something to someone, typically on behalf of someone else who is absent. Will you please convey my condolences to Hope when you go to the funeral?
2. To physically transport something. Whoa, this van isn't big enough to convey all of your boxes to Main Street, let alone all the way to the West Coast!
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The grief and consternation of Kory-Kory, in particular, was unbounded; he threw himself into a perfect paroxysm of gestures which were intended to convey to us not only his abhorrence of Nukuheva and its uncivilized inhabitants, but also his astonishment that after becoming acquainted with the enlightened Typees, we should evince the least desire to withdraw, even for a time, from their agreeable society.
If our impulses were confined to hunger, thirst, and desire, we might be nearly free; but now we are moved by every wind that blows and a chance word or scene that that word may convey to us.
By the appearance of her face, she might have been between thirty-five and forty; and it was a face that, once seen, could never be forgotten,--one of those that, at a glance, seem to convey to us an idea of a wild, painful, and romantic history.
Would, at least, that either painter or mirror could convey to us some faint idea of a garment, already noticed in this legend,--the Lady Eleanore's embroidered mantle,--which the gossips whispered was invested with magic properties, so as to lend a new and untried grace to her figure each time that she put it on!
In this discourse, Nietzsche disassociates himself finally from the higher men, and by the symbol of the lion, wishes to convey to us that he has won over and mastered the best and the most terrible in nature.
That 'personal drama' is the vehicle which Puccini chose to convey to us a perspective a thousand times higher, of the march of ethical principles, to which the present culture is stone blind.
In this way the artist is able to portray the essence of things, rather than convey to us a visual interpretation of images and ideas.
"We asked them to convey to us within a deadline what they wanted after which our supervisory board decided whom to retain and whom to let go," franchise CEO Amar Sinha told M AIL T ODAY .
What does Lohan convey to us in this now time-worn genre?
"His presence as an observer will help him to convey to US President Barack Obama about the prevalent mood in the Muslim world vis-a-vis Syria and Afghanistan -- two countries where America has huge stakes," said one of the diplomats at the OIC.
By ISLAMABAD, May 12, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir has said that we will convey to US the our point of view and national stance that would emerge from the joint session of the Parliament Talking to reporters at the Parliament House after attending the National Assembly Standing Committee on Finance, which was chaired by chairperson Fauzia Wahab Salman Bashir said that in the joint session of the parliament summoned to be held on Friday the current situation would be discussed in detail and a national stance would emerge which would be conveyed to the US.
ISLAMABAD, May 12, 2011 (Frontier Star): Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir has said that we will convey to US the our point of view and national stance that would emerge from the joint session of the Parliament Talking to reporters at the Parliament House after attending the National Assembly Standing Committee on Finance, which was chaired by chairperson Fauzia Wahab Salman Bashir said that in the joint session of the parliament summoned to be held on Friday the current situation would be discussed in detail and a national stance would emerge which would be conveyed to the US.
Chairman of Palestinian Artists Union in Syria Abdul Moti Abu Zeid said that this exhibition is very important since it coincides with the first anniversary of the hegemonic aggression on Gaza, and that the two artists came from the occupied lands to convey to us the true image of the Palestinian people's suffering.
At no stage did the Alliance convey to us we had failed.
The five winning letters not only capture the crowning glory of the great moments described, but, vitally, convey to us all just what a thrill was felt on a personal level.