Trans"port(?), n. [F. See Transport, v.] 1. Transportation; carriage; conveyance.
The Romans . . . stipulated with the Carthaginians to furnish them with ships for transport and war.Arbuthnot.
2. A vessel employed for transporting, especially for carrying soldiers, warlike stores, or provisions, from one place to another, or to convey convicts to their destination; -- called also
3. Vehement emotion; passion; ecstasy; rapture.
With transport views the airy rule his own,Pope.
And swells on an imaginary throne.
Say not, in transports of despair,Doddridge.
That all your hopes are fled.
4. A convict transported, or sentenced to exile.
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