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1. transfer

noun. ['trænsˈfɝː, ˈtrænsfɝ'] the act of moving something from one location to another.

Synonyms

  • transportation
  • drive
  • airlift
  • carry
  • delivery
  • connection
  • movement
  • connexion
  • transferral
  • lift
  • bringing
  • transshipment
  • conveyance
  • teleportation
  • transport
  • resettlement
  • lighterage
  • pickup

Antonyms

  • get on
  • confront
  • hop on
  • refrain

Etymology

  • transfero (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Transfer Agent

  • reagent
  • bagent

Example sentences of the word transfer-agent


1. Noun Phrase
Ask the transfer agent how the accumulated dividends you never received will be paid.

2. Noun Phrase
Visit a local agent who provides services through a money-transfer agent.

3. Noun Phrase
These plans are usually administered by a third-party firm called a transfer agent.

4. Noun Phrase
Companies that act as transfer agents include Computershare Inc., Wells Fargo and Bank of New York Mellon.

2. transfer

verb. ['trænsˈfɝː, ˈtrænsfɝ'] transfer somebody to a different position or location of work.

Synonyms

  • designate
  • exchange
  • depute
  • second
  • reassign
  • delegate

Antonyms

  • surface mail
  • air mail
  • divest
  • empty

Etymology

  • transfero (Latin)

3. transfer

verb. ['trænsˈfɝː, ˈtrænsfɝ'] lift and reset in another soil or situation.

Synonyms

  • transplant

Antonyms

  • arrange
  • disengage

Etymology

  • transfero (Latin)

4. transfer

verb. ['trænsˈfɝː, ˈtrænsfɝ'] move from one place to another.

Synonyms

  • get off
  • institutionalize
  • carry
  • translocate
  • import
  • upload
  • post
  • convey
  • move
  • FTP
  • institutionalise
  • offset
  • download
  • send off
  • export
  • mail
  • commit
  • load
  • spool
  • send
  • charge
  • offload
  • displace
  • transmit

Antonyms

  • export
  • import
  • download
  • unbalance

Etymology

  • transfero (Latin)

5. transfer

verb. ['trænsˈfɝː, ˈtrænsfɝ'] move around.

Synonyms

  • shift
  • shuffle
  • carry over
  • transship
  • remove
  • transpose
  • shunt
  • carry forward
  • displace
  • move
  • carry
  • translocate

Antonyms

  • back
  • behave
  • discontinue
  • closing

Etymology

  • transfero (Latin)

6. transfer

noun. ['trænsˈfɝː, ˈtrænsfɝ'] someone who transfers or is transferred from one position to another.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • transferee
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • recede
  • ride
  • follow
  • fall

Etymology

  • transfero (Latin)

7. agent

noun. ['ˈeɪdʒənt'] an active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect.

Synonyms

  • teratogen
  • weakener
  • retardation
  • quickener
  • lethal agent
  • eliminator
  • vasoconstrictor
  • invigorator
  • shortener
  • represser
  • mutagen
  • transmitter
  • retardent
  • stressor
  • infectious agent
  • vector
  • biological agent
  • satisfier
  • motor
  • biohazard
  • retardant
  • infective agent
  • relaxer
  • impairer
  • enlivener
  • cause
  • causal agency
  • vasoconstrictive
  • causal agent
  • repressor

Antonyms

  • synergist
  • antagonist
  • abstain
  • bring to

Etymology

  • agens (Latin)

8. agent

noun. ['ˈeɪdʒənt'] a substance that exerts some force or effect.

Synonyms

  • bleaching agent
  • alkaliser
  • emmenagogue
  • nerve gas
  • diluent
  • hypoglycaemic agent
  • virucide
  • lactogen
  • antifungal
  • blanching agent
  • precipitant
  • whitener
  • antiflatulent
  • antimycotic
  • lactifuge
  • gastric antacid
  • antacid
  • thinner
  • disinfectant
  • viricide
  • drug
  • antimycotic agent
  • alkalizer
  • hypnagogue
  • chemical agent
  • coagulator
  • vermicide
  • galactagogue
  • coolant
  • germicide
  • mitogen
  • fungicide
  • hypoglycemic agent
  • coagulant
  • substance
  • dilutant
  • solvating agent
  • antiacid
  • inducer
  • nerve agent
  • antimicrobic
  • cause
  • causal agency
  • antimicrobial
  • causal agent
  • antifungal agent
  • bleach

Antonyms

  • afferent
  • noncausative
  • biological
  • nonrepresentative

Etymology

  • agens (Latin)

9. agent

noun. ['ˈeɪdʒənt'] a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations.

Synonyms

  • deputy
  • special agent
  • talent agent
  • parliamentary agent
  • proxy
  • intelligence officer
  • next friend
  • general agent
  • purchasing agent
  • shopper
  • intelligence agent
  • government agent
  • shipping agent
  • surrogate
  • universal agent
  • placeholder
  • business agent
  • representative
  • secret agent
  • booking agent
  • mill agent
  • procurator
  • handler
  • operative
  • literary agent
  • employment agent
  • bailee
  • booker

Antonyms

  • general agent
  • dissuade
  • blacken
  • black

Etymology

  • agens (Latin)

10. agent

noun. ['ˈeɪdʒənt'] a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission.

Synonyms

  • businessperson
  • underwriter
  • investment banker
  • travel agent
  • real estate broker
  • insurance broker
  • securities firm
  • general agent
  • insurance agent
  • auctioneer
  • syndic
  • land agent
  • house agent
  • ship broker
  • bourgeois
  • broker
  • factor
  • brokerage
  • stockbroker
  • estate agent
  • real estate agent

Antonyms

  • disapproval
  • activator
  • inhibitor
  • unhealthful

Etymology

  • agens (Latin)
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