Definition of Freight. Meaning of Freight. Synonyms of Freight

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Definition of Freight

Freight
Freight Freight, n. [F. fret, OHG. fr?ht merit, reward. See Fraught, n.] 1. That with which anything in fraught or laden for transportation; lading; cargo, especially of a ship, or a car on a railroad, etc.; as, a freight of cotton; a full freight.
Freight
Freight Freight, a. Employed in the transportation of freight; having to do with freight; as, a freight car. Freight agent, a person employed by a transportation company to receive, forward, or deliver goods. Freight car. See under Car. Freight train, a railroad train made up of freight cars; -- called in England goods train.
Freight
Freight Freight, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Freighted; p. pr. & vb. n. Freighting.] [Cf. F. freter.] To load with goods, as a ship, or vehicle of any kind, for transporting them from one place to another; to furnish with freight; as, to freight a ship; to freight a car.

Meaning of Freight from wikipedia

- economics, freight is cargo that is transported at a freight rate for commercial gain. Cargo was originally a shipload but now covers all types of freight, including...
- Freight transport is the physical process of transporting commodities and merchandise goods and cargo. The term shipping originally referred to transport...
- A freight forwarder, or forwarding agent, is a person or company who, for a fee organizes shipments for individuals or corporations to get goods from...
- Rail freight transport is the use of railroads and trains to transport cargo as opposed to human p****engers. A freight train, cargo train, or goods train...
- owner of freight airline Express Freighters Australia, freight forwarder Qantas Courier and trucking company Jets Transport Express. Qantas Freight was also...
- A freight conductor is a person who is emplo**** by a railroad. The freight conductor is the lead employee ****igned to a freight train, and is responsible...
- A freight broker is an intermediary between a shipper and a freight service provider. Freight brokers can specialize in certain types of freight, such...
- Freight Rover was a British commercial vehicle manufacturer based in the Washwood Heath area of Birmingham, England. Freight Rover was created as a division...
- FedEx Office (originally known as Kinko's), FedEx Supply Chain, FedEx Freight, and various other services across multiple subsidiaries, often meant to...
- Harbor Freight Tools, commonly referred to as Harbor Freight, is a privately held tool and equipment retailer, headquartered in Calabasas, California...