Definitions of delivery

  1. (baseball) the throwing of a baseball by a pitcher to a batter Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the act of delivering a child Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. 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" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. The act of delivering from restraint; rescue; release; liberation; as, the delivery of a captive from his dungeon. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. The act of delivering up or over; surrender; transfer of the body or substance of a thing; distribution; as, the delivery of a fort, of hostages, of a criminal, of goods, of letters. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The act or style of utterance; manner of speaking; as, a good delivery; a clear delivery. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. The act of giving birth; parturition; the expulsion or extraction of a fetus and its membranes. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. The act of exerting one's strength or limbs. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. The act or manner of delivering a ball; as, the pitcher has a swift delivery. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. The act of releasing; a setting free; a surrender; transfer; manner of speaking; as, the orator had a splendid delivery; a distribution of letters, etc.; the act or manner of throwing a ball. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  11. The act of delivering: a giving up: the act or manner of speaking m public: the act of giving birth. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  12. Act of delivering; manner of speaking in public. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  13. The act of delivering; release; transference; surrender. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  14. Mode of utterance, as in public speaking. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. The act of delivering; release; rescue; surrender; a giving or passing from one to another; pronunciation; manner of speaking; childbirth. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for delivery

  1. On delivery of said article he at once took his leave, promising to come in the morning. – McKinlay's Journal of Exploration in the Interior of Australia by John McKinlay
  2. Then I will take immediate delivery – Greener Than You Think by Ward Moore