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verb as in send, transport

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Greece responded by sending its own ships to trail Turkey’s vessels.

From Ozy

Early in Quantum Reality, Baggott likens science to a ship that travels back and forth over the “Sea of Representation” from the rocky shores of Empirical Reality to the sandy beaches of Metaphysical Reality.

In the Americas, there has been a series of recent attacks against oil platforms and ships in Mexico’s Bay of Campeche.

From Ozy

In the DTC world especially it seems like for whatever reason the media buyers are the ones running the ship and making a lot of decisions on strategy.

From Digiday

One module ferries the crew to the moon’s surface from a larger ship in orbit.

From Fortune

After the captain made the call to abandon ship, 150 people were able to escape on lifeboats lowered by electronic arms.

Nerd Cruise By Adam Rogers, Wired What 800 Nerds on a Cruise Ship Taught Me About Life, the Universe, and Snorkeling.

There was one bathroom on the ship, and there were no showers or beds.

Two years into an Arctic expedition, they were forced to abandon ship a thousand miles north of Siberia.

The estimated ship date of the gadget is December 2014—perfect timing to say sayonara to smoking forever.

A wise man hateth not the commandments and justices, and he shall not be dashed in pieces as a ship in a storm.

The president sat in a chair which came over with the pilgrims in their ship, the Mayflower.

It was more like the boarding of a ship than any land fight I had ever seen or imagined.

My orders ought to have been taken before a single unwounded Officer or man was ferried back aboard ship.

Fancy that enormous shell dropping suddenly out of the blue on to a ship's deck swarming with troops!


On this page you'll find 69 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ship, such as: dispatch, export, haul, move, shift, and smuggle.

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