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Definition of Freight

Freight

  1. That with which anything in fraught or laden for transportation; lading; cargo, especially of a ship, or a car on a railroad, etc.; as, a freight of cotton; a full freight.
  2. The sum paid by a party hiring a ship or part of a ship for the use of what is thus hired.
  3. The price paid a common carrier for the carriage of goods.
  4. Freight transportation, or freight line.
  5. Employed in the transportation of freight; having to do with freight; as, a freight car.
  6. To load with goods, as a ship, or vehicle of any kind, for transporting them from one place to another; to furnish with freight; as, to freight a ship; to freight a car.
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Freight Translations

freight in French is fret
freight in German is verfrachten, Fracht
freight in Italian is noleggiare, carico
freight in Norwegian is frakte, last, frakt
freight in Swedish is frakt, last, frakta