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See definition of freighting on Dictionary.com
  • as indelivery
  • as inshipping

synonyms for freighting

  • consignment
  • distribution
  • shipment
  • transmission
  • carting
  • commitment
  • conveyance
  • dispatch
  • drop
  • mailing
  • portage
  • post
  • rendition
  • surrender
  • giving over
  • handing over
  • impartment
  • intrusting
  • parcel post

antonyms for freighting

MOST RELEVANT
  • capture
  • confinement
  • hold
  • imprisonment
  • keeping
  • quiet
  • restraint
  • retention
  • secrecy
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    How to use freighting in a sentence

    But putting my own heavy oxen behind, my wild steers in the middle, and my horse in the lead, I made out a good freighting team.
    PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF PARDEE BUTLERPARDEE BUTLER
    There were no railroads, and all supplies had to be carried across the plains in freighting wagons.
    PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF PARDEE BUTLERPARDEE BUTLER
    So he found profitable use for his teams, and large freighting wagons, in working that timber into lumber.
    PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF PARDEE BUTLERPARDEE BUTLER
    He then took up land on Mill creek but for several years gave the greater part of his time and attention to freighting by ox team.
    LYMAN'S HISTORY OF OLD WALLA WALLA COUNTY, VOL. 2 (OF 2)WILLIAM DENISON LYMAN
    Mr. Pettijohn chose the ox team and freight wagon for his and for a number of years spent much time on the road freighting.
    LYMAN'S HISTORY OF OLD WALLA WALLA COUNTY, VOL. 2 (OF 2)WILLIAM DENISON LYMAN
    When the railroad was built through, the need for freighting by team ceased and he turned his attention to farming.
    LYMAN'S HISTORY OF OLD WALLA WALLA COUNTY, VOL. 2 (OF 2)WILLIAM DENISON LYMAN
    He also engaged in freighting in the early days, continuing in that business until the building of the railroad.
    LYMAN'S HISTORY OF OLD WALLA WALLA COUNTY, VOL. 2 (OF 2)WILLIAM DENISON LYMAN
    It could not be called a town, though now it is a thriving city and the freighting road runs miles below.
    THE GIRLS AT MOUNT MORRISAMANDA MINNIE DOUGLAS
    I was well acquainted with and did considerable business with Aubery during his years of freighting.
    SEVENTY YEARS ON THE FRONTIERALEXANDER MAJORS
    Lewiston had become a place of much importance, being the transhipping point for a great through freighting business.
    A CENTURY OF SAIL AND STEAM ON THE NIAGARA RIVERBARLOW CUMBERLAND
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO FREIGHTING

    • carting
    • commitment
    • consignment
    • conveyance
    • dispatch
    • distribution
    • drop
    • freighting
    • giving over
    • handing over
    • impartment
    • intrusting
    • mailing
    • parcel post
    • portage
    • post
    • rendition
    • shipment
    • surrender
    • transmission
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.