Quick answer
"Convey" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "transportar", and "transmit" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "transmitir". Learn more about the difference between "convey" and "transmit" below.
convey(
kuhn
-
vey
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(to transport)
a. transportar
How are you going to convey all this livestock to the other side of the river?¿Cómo van a transportar todo ese ganado hasta el otro lado del río?
Sam's in charge of finding a way to convey the products from one place to another.Sam está a cargo de encontrar la manera de transportar los productos de un lugar a otro.
b. llevar
The device conveys sound through bone and assists the hard of hearing.El dispositivo lleva el sonido a través del hueso y ayuda a personas con problemas de audición.
c. transmitir
They're developing a superconductor that will convey electrical current with almost no resistance.Están desarrollando un superconductor que transmitirá corriente eléctrica sin prácticamente resistencia.
d. conducir
The ferry conveys passengers from one side of the river to the other.El transbordador conduce a los pasajeros de un lado del río al otro.
2. (to communicate)
a. expresar
This passage conveys meaning on several different levels of understanding.Este pasaje expresa el significado en diversos niveles de comprensión.
b. comunicar
The next time you see your brother, please convey my gratitude.La próxima vez que veas a tu hermano, hazme el favor de comunicarle mi gratitud.
c. transmitir
Kevin is incapable of effectively conveying the group's opinion.Kevin es incapaz de transmitir eficazmente la opinión del grupo.
3. (legal)
a. traspasar
With the signing of this contract, the seller conveys the business to the buyer.Con la firma de este contrato, el vendedor traspasa el negocio al comprador.
b. transferir
The document established that the property was conveyed to him.El documento estableció que la propiedad le era transferida.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
transmit(
trahnz
-
miht
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to spread)
a. transmitir
The Aedes aegypti mosquito transmits troubling diseases.Los mosquitos Aedes aegypti transmiten enfermedades preocupantes.
b. contagiar
Many diseases are transmitted by dirty hands.Hay muchas enfermedades que se contagian por tener las manos sucias.
2. (to broadcast)
a. transmitir
New advancements in technology allow for data to be transmitted faster than ever before.Los nuevos avances tecnológicos permiten que los datos se transmitan más rápido que nunca.
b. emitir
Incandescent light bulbs transmit heat.Los focos incandescentes emiten calor.
3. (to communicate)
a. transmitir
Her paintings transmit her feelings perfectly.Sus cuadros transmiten sus sentimientos a la perfección.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.  |  Ver en español
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS