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convey

  

      vb   tr  
1    to take, carry, or transport from one place to another  
2    to communicate (a message, information, etc.)  
3    (of a channel, path, etc.) to conduct, transmit, or transfer  
4      (Law)   to transmit or transfer (the title to property)  
5    Archaic   to steal  
     (C13: from Old French conveier, from Medieval Latin conviare to escort, from Latin com- with + via way)  
  conveyable      adj  
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convey

  
1    bear, bring, carry, conduct, fetch, forward, grant, guide, move, send, support, transmit, transport  
2    communicate, disclose, impart, make known, relate, reveal, tell  
3      (Law)   bequeath, cede, deliver, demise, devolve, grant, lease, transfer, will  

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coney, covey, convexly, conveyer

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representation of a facial expression composed with various combinations of keyboard characters used to convey the writer's feelings or intended tone in electronic communication. For exemple, :-) represents a smile.
[Internet] Ex: When they e-mail, people have a growing tendency to use emoticons as a fun way to relay the tone of their messages
n.
a small digital image or icon used to express or convey an idea, a mood or an emotion in electronic communication. It's a loanword from japoneese coming from e 'picture'+ moji 'letter, character'.
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id.
Expression used when faced with somebody else's stupidity or inadequacy. It can be used to convey dismay, disappointment, ridicule, or disapproval.
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