The definition of freight is cargo or goods transported by truck or other means of transportation, or the amount you are charged to transport goods.(noun)
An example of freight is raw lumber that is transported from loggers to a furniture factory.
See freight in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME freit, fraught < MDu vracht: see fraught
See freight in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English fraught, freight
Origin: , from Middle Dutch
Origin: or Middle Low German vracht, vrecht; see aik- in Indo-European roots.
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