ferry verb definition in Travelling by boat or ship topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

ferry

 verb: Travelling by boat or ship topic
(ferries, ferrying, ferried, ferried) [transitive, intransitive] ferry (somebody/something) (+ adv./prep.) to carry people or goods in a boat or other vehicle from one place to another, often for a short distance and as a regular service He offered to ferry us across the river in his boat. The children need to be ferried to and from school. You really don’t have to ferry us around while we’re in town.

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