Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun consignment

3 senses of consignment

Sense 1
cargo, lading, freight, load, loading, payload, shipment, consignment -- (goods carried by a large vehicle)
       => merchandise, ware, product -- (commodities offered for sale; "good business depends on having good merchandise"; "that store offers a variety of products")

Sense 2
commitment, committal, consignment -- (the official act of consigning a person to confinement (as in a prison or mental hospital))
       => confinement -- (the act of restraining of a person's liberty by confining them)

Sense 3
consignment -- (the delivery of goods for sale or disposal)
       => delivery, bringing -- (the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail); "his reluctant delivery of bad news")

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