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English noun: freight

1. freight (artifact) goods carried by a large vehicle


Synonymscargo, consignment, lading, load, loading, payload, shipment


Broader (hypernym)merchandise, product, ware

2. freight (act) transporting goods commercially at rates cheaper than express rates


Synonymsfreightage


Broader (hypernym)shipping, transport, transportation

3. freight (possession) the charge for transporting something by common carrier


SamplesWe pay the freight.
The freight rate is usually cheaper.


Synonymsfreight rate, freightage


Broader (hypernym)charge per unit, rate


English verb: freight

1. freight (motion) transport commercially as cargo


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)transport


Narrower (hyponym)air-freight, air-ship, airfreight

2. freight (contact) load with goods for transportation


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)charge









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