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1. delivery

noun. ['dɪˈlɪvɝi'] the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail).

Synonyms

  • consignment
  • transport
  • bringing
  • airdrop
  • transfer
  • post
  • conveyance
  • service
  • handing over
  • service of process
  • transferral
  • passage
  • serving

Antonyms

  • absorb
  • substantiality
  • miss
  • gladden

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Rhymes with Delivery

  • avery
  • bravery
  • calvary
  • calvery
  • convery
  • discovery
  • ivery
  • ivory
  • lavery
  • livery
  • mcgilvery
  • overy
  • recovery
  • reverie
  • savery
  • savory
  • silvery
  • slavery
  • thievery
  • unsavory

Sentences with delivery


1. Noun, singular or mass
UPS is a package delivery service that delivers packages all over the United States and in other countries.

Quotes about delivery


1. '24' is a pretty serious show - there isn't a lot of improv that is happening. Having said that, I do play around with the delivery. A lot of the humor comes from playing a character who is very furious and really up in her own brain and in a serious situation. That is humorous to me.
- Mary Lynn Rajskub

2. A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life.
- Norman Cousins

3. If you have a broken heart, I’d like to fix it. Repairs start at just $69. Special delivery charges may apply.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. delivery

noun. ['dɪˈlɪvɝi'] the event of giving birth.

Synonyms

  • nativity
  • nascence
  • nascency

Antonyms

  • behave
  • discontinue
  • refrain
  • overact

3. delivery

noun. ['dɪˈlɪvɝi'] (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter.

Synonyms

  • submarine pitch
  • beanball
  • spitball
  • passed ball
  • knuckleball
  • submarine ball
  • throw
  • beaner
  • balk
  • wild pitch
  • screwball
  • pitch
  • knuckler
  • ball
  • overhand pitch
  • duster
  • breaking ball
  • smoke
  • change-of-pace ball
  • change-up
  • heater
  • change-of-pace
  • fastball
  • off-speed pitch
  • curve ball
  • spitter
  • strike
  • curve
  • bullet
  • sinker
  • bender

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • rise
  • unwind
  • inhale

4. delivery

noun. ['dɪˈlɪvɝi'] the voluntary transfer of something (title or possession) from one party to another.

Synonyms

  • conveyance of title
  • livery
  • legal transfer
  • conveying
  • surrender
  • conveyance
  • bailment

Antonyms

  • defend
  • roughen
  • straight line
  • curliness

5. delivery

noun. ['dɪˈlɪvɝi'] the act of delivering a child.

Synonyms

  • breech birth
  • childbirth
  • accouchement
  • caesarian
  • vaginal birth
  • forceps delivery
  • cesarian section
  • human action
  • breech delivery
  • act
  • C-section
  • abdominal delivery
  • caesarean delivery
  • breech presentation
  • childbearing
  • cesarean delivery
  • cesarian
  • obstetrical delivery
  • cesarean section
  • cesarean
  • human activity
  • midwifery
  • caesarian section
  • deed
  • caesarian delivery
  • caesarean

Antonyms

  • switch on
  • disengage
  • switch off
  • stand still

6. delivery

noun. ['dɪˈlɪvɝi'] recovery or preservation from loss or danger.

Synonyms

  • lifesaving
  • reformation
  • reclamation
  • rescue
  • retrieval
  • redemption
  • saving
  • salvation
  • deliverance
  • search and rescue mission
  • salvage

Antonyms

  • practical
  • low
  • low pitch
  • high pitch

7. delivery

noun. ['dɪˈlɪvɝi'] your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally.

Synonyms

  • address
  • speech
  • tone of voice
  • shibboleth
  • style
  • paralanguage
  • modulation
  • paralinguistic communication
  • tongue
  • tone
  • catch
  • inflection
  • expressive style
  • elocution
  • manner of speaking

Antonyms

  • unbend
  • straighten
  • activity
  • inactivity
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