Definition Of transfer

verb

a small colored picture or design on paper that can be transferred to another surface by being pressed or heated.

T-shirts with iron-on transfers

an act of changing to another place, route, or means of transportation during a journey.

it took three hours and several bus transfers to get there

an act of moving something or someone to another place.

a transfer of wealth to the poorer nations

change (the sense of a word or phrase) by extension or metaphor.

a transferred use of the Old English noun

change to another place, route, or means of transportation during a journey.

John advised him to transfer from Rome airport to the railroad station


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Example Of transfer

  • a transfer of wealth to the EU's poorer nations

  • A few minutes later, the bus arrives at the location where I need to transfer to another route.

  • a patient had died after transfer from the County Hospital to St Peter's

  • a patient had died after transfer from the County Hospital to St. Peter's

  • Allison had noticed the dark-haired new transfer student that morning, but other than that hadn't paid too much attention to her.


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