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Synonyms of transfer in English:


Pronunciation: stress on the second syllable
  • 1 the plants should be transferred into a tank
  • 2 we will transfer full planning responsibility to local authorities
    hand over, pass on, make over, turn over, sign over, transmit, convey, consign, commit, devolve, assign, cede, surrender, relinquish, delegate, entrust, grant, give, refer;
    divert, channel, redirect
    [Antonyms] retain
  • noun

    Pronunciation: stress on the first syllable
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  • 1 he got a free transfer to a Spanish team
    movement, move, moving, shifting, shift, handover, relocation, repositioning, transplant, redirection, conveyance, transferral, transference, removal, change, changeover, switch, conversion
  • 2 she signed the transfer in her maiden name
    conveyance, transfer document;
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