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English definition of “convey”

convey

verb [T]  /kənˈveɪ/ us  

convey verb [T] (COMMUNICATE)

to express feelings, thoughts, or information to other people: He always conveyed a sense of genuine interest in his students.

convey verb [T] (TRANSPORT)

to take or carry someone or something to a particular place: Water flows into the channels and those channels convey it to the fields.
(Definition of convey from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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