What is the meaning of delivery?


  • (n.) delivery, bringing (the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail)) "his reluctant delivery of bad news"
  • (n.) delivery (the event of giving birth) "she had a difficult delivery"
  • (n.) manner of speaking, speech, delivery (your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally) "his manner of speaking was quite abrupt"; "her speech was barren of southernisms"; "I detected a slight accent in his speech"
  • (n.) delivery, livery, legal transfer (the voluntary transfer of something (title or possession) from one party to another)
  • (n.) pitch, delivery ((baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter)
  • (n.) rescue, deliverance, delivery, saving (recovery or preservation from loss or danger) "work is the deliverance of mankind"; "a surgeon's job is the saving of lives"
  • (n.) delivery, obstetrical delivery (the act of delivering a child).
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APAWordNet. (2010). delivery. Retrieved August 1, 2015, from http://smartdefine.org/delivery/definitions/1188723
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