Translation of "freight" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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freightnoun [ U ]

uk /freɪt/ us /freɪt/

goods, but not passengers, that are carried from one place to another, by ship, aircraft, train, or truck, or the system of transporting these goods

The ship carries both freight and passengers. 這艘船既載貨又載客。
a freight company 貨運公司
Will the goods be sent by air or sea freight? 這些貨物要空運還是海運?
freight trains 貨運列車
US The escaped prisoner made his getaway in a freight car on a train. 逃犯躲在火車的載貨車廂裡逃脫了。

the money paid for transporting goods


freightverb [ T ]

uk /freɪt/ us /freɪt/

to send goods by air, sea, or train

Grapes from this region are freighted all over the world. 這個地區生産的葡萄被運到世界各地。


uk /freɪt/ us /freɪt/

transported as part of a large group of things, by ship, aircraft, train, or truck

It would be much cheaper to send the goods freight. 把貨物集中發運會便宜得多。

(Translation of “freight” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)