Deliver and Transmit


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Deliver verb – To put (something) into the possession or safekeeping of another.
Usage example: delivered the prisoners to the sheriff

Transmit is a synonym for deliver in give topic. In some cases you can use "Transmit" instead a verb "Deliver", when it comes to topics like administer.
Nearby Words: delivery, delivered, deliverance, delivering, deliverer
Synonyms for Deliver


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Transmit verb – To cause (something) to pass from one to another.
Usage example: sneezing and coughing can transmit disease

Deliver is a synonym for transmit in activity topic. You can use "Deliver" instead a verb "Transmit", if it concerns topics such as action, give.
Nearby Words: transfer, transmission, transmitted, transmissible, transmitter
Synonyms for Transmit

Common collocations

power deliver power transmit power
people deliver people transmit people
information deliver information transmit information
evidence deliver evidence transmit evidence
Other nouns: message, messages, punches.

Both words in one sentence

  • Barrier-Busting Blow The latter remembers Newton's cradle (the suspended metal balls that transmit kinetic force between them), and uses a similar trick to deliver a fatal blow to the bad guy on the other side by punching the metal door.
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