Wires that convey electricity.
A chimney conveys smoke to the outside.
An example of convey is to send a package across the country.
An example of convey is to present a speech that addresses the importance of health care reform.
Origin of convey
- Middle English conveien from Old French conveier from Medieval Latin conviāre to escort Latin com- com- Latin via way wegh- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition