Synonyms of shipping


1. transportation, shipping, transport, commercial enterprise, business enterprise, business

usage: the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials

2. shipping, cargo ships, merchant marine, merchant vessels, conveyance, transport

usage: conveyance provided by the ships belonging to one country or industry


1. transport, send, ship, move, displace

usage: transport commercially

2. ship, hire, engage, employ

usage: hire for work on a ship

3. embark, ship, board, get on

usage: go on board

4. ship, travel, journey

usage: travel by ship

5. ship, put, set, place, pose, position, lay

usage: place on board a ship; "ship the cargo in the hold of the vessel"

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