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Etymology

Old English ferian, from Germanic *farjan. The noun developed from the verb.

Noun

Singular
ferry

Plural
ferries

ferry (ferries)
  1. A ship used to transport people, smaller vehicles and goods from one port to another, usually on a regular schedule

Translations

Verb

Infinitive
to ferry

Third person singular
ferr

Simple past
ed

Past participle
-

Present participle
i

to ferry (third-person singular simple present ferr, present participle i, simple past and past participle ed)
  1. To move someone or something from one place to another, usually repeatedly.
    Being a good waiter takes more than the ability to ferry plates of food around a restaurant.

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