transitive verb ferried, ferrying
- to take (people, cars, etc.) across a river or narrow body of water in a boat, raft, etc.
- to cross (a river, etc.) on a ferry
- to deliver (airplanes) by flying to the destination
- to transport by airplane
ME ferien < OE ferian, to carry, convey, esp. by water, caus. of faran, to go: see fare
to cross a river, etc. by ferry