Usage examples for conveying

  1. As your wounded generally occupy the few houses in the vicinity of the late battle- field, the transportation of this army cannot be employed in conveying them to the river until my own wounded have been removed to a place of shelter. – The Campaign of Chancellorsville by Theodore A. Dodge
  2. Nevertheless, only a few of the portraits have succeeded in conveying a true likeness of the man who was so unlike every one else. – Story-Lives of Great Musicians by Francis Jameson Rowbotham
  3. When you said outright that you intended to take steps for the capture of my steamer, the only means of reaching my family, and conveying my daughter to her home, that were within my reach. – Taken by the Enemy by Oliver Optic
  4. The part played by man in conveying fungi from plant to plant counts for much. – Disease in Plants by H. Marshall Ward
  5. The packet is of great consequence, and therefore referred to her care, as she will know the safe opportunities of conveying it. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson