Definitions of transfer

  1. To convey from one place or person another; to transport, remove, or cause to pass, to another place or person; as, to transfer the laws of one country to another; to transfer suspicion.
  2. To make over the possession or control of; to pass; to convey, as a right, from one person to another; to give; as, the title to land is transferred by deed.
  3. To remove from one substance or surface to another; as, to transfer drawings or engravings to a lithographic stone.
  4. To convey or carry from one person or place to another; in law, to convey, as a right, title, etc.
  5. To carry or bring over: to convey to another place: to remove: to transport:- pr. p. transferring; pa. t. and pa. p. transferred.
  6. To convey from one place or person to another.
  7. To remove, or cause to pass from one person or place to another; convey.
  8. send from one person or place to another; " transmit a message"
  9. transfer somebody to a different position or location of work
  10. move around; " transfer the packet from his trouser pockets to a pocket in his jacket"
  11. transfer from one place or period to another; " The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America"
  12. lift and reset in another soil or situation; " Transplant the young rice plants"
  13. cause to change ownership; " I transferred my stock holdings to my children"
  14. change from one vehicle or transportation line to another; " She changed in Chicago on her way to the East coast"
  15. move from one place to another; " transfer the data"; " transmit the news"; " transfer the patient to another hospital"
  16. To convey or remove from one place or person to another; to make over; to convey, as a right; to produce by impression.
  17. Transferring.
  18. application of a skill learned in one situation to a different but similar situation
  19. the act of transporting something from one location to another
  20. the act of transfering something from one form to another; " the transfer of the music from record to tape suppressed much of the background noise"
  21. transferring ownership
  22. a ticket that allows a passenger to change conveyances
  23. The act of transferring, or the state of being transferred; the removal or conveyance of a thing from one place or person to another.
  24. The conveyance of right, title, or property, either real or personal, from one person to another, whether by sale, by gift, or otherwise.
  25. A picture, or the like, removed from one body or ground to another, as from wood to canvas, or from one piece of canvas to another.
  26. A drawing or writing printed off from one surface on another, as in ceramics and in many decorative arts.
  27. A soldier removed from one troop, or body of troops, and placed in another.
  28. A pathological process by virtue of which a unilateral morbid condition on being abolished on one side of the body makes its appearance in the corresponding region upon the other side.
  29. The conveyance or making over of a right, title, property, etc., from one person to another; the writing or deed by which such an exchange is made; a removal or exchange.
  31. The act of transferring: the conveyance of anything from one person or place to another: that which is transferred: applied, specifically, to the conveying of real estate.
  32. Transference.
  33. The act of transferring.
  34. A place, method, or means of transfer.
  35. The removal or conveyance or a thing from one place or person to another; conveyance of a right or title; that which is transferred; a soldier transferred from one company to another.
  36. Transferred.