1. Motion in General


[Nouns] transfer, transference; translocation, elocation; displacement; metastasis, metathesis; removal; remotion, amotion; relegation; deportation, asportation; extradition, conveyance, draft, carrying, carriage; convection, conduction, contagion; transfer (of property) [more].

transit, transition; passage, ferry, gestation; portage, porterage, carting, cartage; shoveling; vection, vecture, vectitation; shipment, freight, wafture; transmission, transport, transportation, transumption, transplantation, translation; shifting, dodging; dispersion [more]; transposition (interchange) [more]; traction [more].

[Thing transferred] drift.

[Verbs] transfer, transmit, transport, transplace, transplant; convey, carry, bear, fetch and carry; carry over, ferry over; hand pass, forward; shift; conduct, convoy, bring, fetch, reach; tote [U.S.].

send, delegate, consign, relegate, turn over to, deliver; ship, embark; waft; shunt; transpose (interchange) [more]; displace [more]; throw [more]; drag [more]; mail, post.

shovel, ladle, decant, draft off, transfuse.

[Adjectives] transferred; drifted, movable; portable, portative; mailable [U.S.]; contagious.

[Adverbs] from hand to hand, from pillar to post.

on the way, by the way; on the road, on the wing; as one goes; in transitu, en route, chemin faisant, en passant, in mid-progress.

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