convey
con·vey /kən-'vā/ vt con·veyed, con·vey·ing: to transfer or transmit (property or property rights) to another esp. by a writing (as a deed or will)
agreed to convey to the estate his Manhattan town house — R. H. Jensen compare alienate, devise, donate, give, grant, sell
con·vey·ee /kən-ˌvā-'ē/ n
con·vey·or /kən-'vā-ər/ n

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

convey
I (communicate) verb acquaint, advise, affirm, announce, annunciate, apprise, articulate, assert, aver, avow, bare, become known, broadcast, comment, confide, contact, declare, describe, detail, direct the attention to, disclose, disseminate, divulgate, divulge, educate, elucidate, enlighten, evince, explain, expose, express, get across, get in touch, give an account, give notice, impart, indicate, inform, instruct, keep posted, make acquainted, make aware, make known, make public, manifest, mention, narrate, notify, pass on, point out, post, proclaim, promulgate, pronounce, publish, recite, recount, relate, remark, render an account, report, represent, reveal, share, signify, speak, specify, state, suggest, teach, tell, transmit, uncover, vent II (transfer) verb abalienate, alienate, assign, award, bequeath, carry, cede, consign, contribute, deed, deliver, deliver over, demise, devolve, dispense, donate, endow, enfeoff, give, grant, hand down, hand out, impart, lease, pass, pass down, pass title, present, relinquish, shift, transfer title, transmit, transport, transpose associated concepts: lawfully convey, quitclaim and convey III index abalienate, advise, alienate (transfer title), allude, annunciate, assign (transfer ownership), attorn, bear (yield), bespeak, bestow, carry (transport), cede, circulate, commit (entrust), communicate, confer (give), connote, consign, construe (translate), contribute (supply), dedicate, delegate, deliver, demise, depict, devise (give), devolve, disabuse, disperse (disseminate), displace (remove), disseminate, express, grant (transfer formally), impart, indicate, let (lease), move (alter position), notify, pass (advance), phrase, post, present (make a gift), purport, recount, relate (tell), relegate, remark, render (deliver), send, signify (inform), transmit, transport

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


convey
v.
To transfer property from one person to another.
n.
conveyance

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


convey
To transfer ownership (title) of property to another through a written document such as a deed.
Category: Real Estate & Rental Property

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


convey
v. To transfer or deliver property or the title thereto or a property right by a deed or another written instrument other than a will.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

convey
v.
   to transfer title (official ownership) to real property (or an interest in real property) from one (grantor) to another (grantee) by a written deed (or an equivalent document such as a judgment of distribution which conveys real property from an estate). This is completed by recording the document with the County Recorder or Recorder of Deeds. It only applies to real property.

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • Convey — Con*vey (k[o^]n*v[=a] ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Conveyed} (k[o^]n*v[=a]d ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Conveying}.] [OF. conveir, convoier, to escort, convoy, F. convoyer, LL. conviare, fr. L. con + via way. See {Viaduct}, {Voyage}, and cf. {Convoy}.] 1. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Convey — Con*vey , v. i. To play the thief; to steal. [Cant] [1913 Webster] But as I am Crack, I will convey, crossbite, and cheat upon Simplicius. Marston. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • convey — [v1] transport back, bear, bring, carry, channel, conduct, dispatch, ferry, fetch, forward, funnel, grant, guide, hump, lead, lug, move, pack, pipe, ride, schlepp*, send, shoulder, siphon, support, tote, traject, transfer, transmit, truck;… …   New thesaurus

  • convey — (v.) c.1300, to go along with; late 14c., to carry, transport; from Anglo Fr. conveier, from O.Fr. convoier to escort (Mod.Fr. convoyer), from V.L. *conviare to accompany on the way, from L. com together (see COM (Cf. com )) + via way, roa …   Etymology dictionary

  • convey — 1 transport, *carry, transmit, bear Analogous words: *move, remove, shift, transfer: take, fetch, *bring 2 *transfer, deed, alienate Analogous words: consign, *commit, relegate …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • convey — ► VERB 1) transport or carry to a place. 2) communicate (an idea, impression, or feeling). 3) Law transfer the title to (property). DERIVATIVES conveyable adjective conveyor (also conveyer) noun. ORIGIN Lat …   English terms dictionary

  • convey — [kən vā′] vt. [ME conveien < Anglo Fr conveier (OFr convoier), to escort, convoy < VL * conviare, to accompany on the way < L com , together + via, way: see VIA] 1. to take from one place to another; transport; carry [a chimney conveys… …   English World dictionary

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  • convey — 01. I won t be able to come to the wedding, but please [convey] my congratulations to the newlyweds. 02. In the culture of Japan, a bow at a forty five degree angle [conveys] deep respect or an apology. 03. The teacher was trying to [convey] a… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • convey — con|vey [kənˈveı] v [T] [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: conveier to go with someone to a place , from Vulgar Latin conviare, from Latin com ( COM ) + via way ] 1.) to communicate or express something, with or without using words ▪ All… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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