Definition of Transferrable in English :

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Transferrable meaning in English

Meaning of Transferrable in English

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1. movable, moveable, transferable, transferrable, transportable

capable of being moved or conveyed from one place to another

2. assignable, conveyable, negotiable, transferable, transferrable

legally transferable to the ownership of another

Example Sentences:
'negotiable bonds'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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verb (trænsˈfɜː ) -fers, -ferring or -ferred
to change or go or cause to change or go from one thing, person, or point to another
they transferred from the Park Hotel to the Imperial
she transferred her affections to her dog
to change (buses, trains, etc)
3. law
to make over (property, etc) to another; convey
to displace (a drawing, design, etc) from one surface to another
(of a football player, esp a professional) to change clubs or (of a club, manager, etc) to sell or release (a player) to another club
to leave one school, college, etc, and enrol at another
to change (the meaning of a word, etc), esp by metaphorical extension
noun (ˈtrænsfɜː )
the act, process, or system of transferring, or the state of being transferred
a person or thing that transfers or is transferred
(as modifier)
a transfer student
a design or drawing that is transferred from one surface to another, as by ironing a printed design onto cloth
11. law
the passing of title to property or other right from one person to another by act of the parties or by operation of law; conveyance
12. finance
the act of transferring the title of ownership to shares or registered bonds in the books of the issuing enterprise
(as modifier)
transfer deed
transfer form
any document or form effecting or regulating a transfer
14. mainly US and Canadian
a ticket that allows a passenger to change routes

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see synonyms of transferrable
verb transitiveWord forms: ˈtransferred or ˈtransferring
to convey, carry, remove, or send from one person, place, or position to another
to make over or convey (property, title to property, etc.) to another
to convey (a picture, design, etc.) from one surface to another by any of several processes
verb intransitive
to transfer oneself or be transferred; move
5.  US
to withdraw from one school, college, course of study, etc. and be admitted to another
6.  US
to change from one bus, train, or streetcar to another, usually by presenting a transfer
a transferring or being transferred
a means of transferring
a thing or person that is transferred; specif., a picture or design transferred or to be transferred from one surface to another
9.  US
a ticket, provided free or at a small extra charge, entitling the bearer to change from one bus, train, or streetcar to another as specified
10.  US
a place for transferring
11.  US
a form or document effecting a transfer, as from one post or position to another
12.  US
a person who transfers or is transferred from one school, post, position, etc. to another
13.  Law
the transferring of a title, right, etc. from one person to another
the document effecting this

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see synonyms of transferrable
v. trans·ferred, trans·fer·ring, trans·fers
1. To convey or cause to pass from one place, person, or thing to another.
2. Law To make over the possession or legal title of (property, for example); convey.
3. To convey (a design, for example) from one surface to another, as by impression.
1. To move oneself from one location or job to another.
2. To withdraw from one educational institution or course of study and enroll in another.
3. To change from one public conveyance to another: transferred to another bus.
n. (trănsfər)
1. also trans·fer·al (trăns-fûrəl) The conveyance or removal of something from one place, person, or thing to another.
2. One who transfers or is transferred, as to a new school.
3. A design conveyed by contact from one surface to another.
a. A ticket entitling a passenger to change from one public conveyance to another as part of one trip.
b. A place where such a change is made.
5. also transferal Law A conveyance of title or property from one person to another.

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