UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations noun: /ˈtrænsf3ːr/, verb: /trænsˈf3ːr/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/v. trænsˈfɝ, ˈtrænsfɚ; n. ˈtrænsfɚ/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(v. trans fûr, transfər; n., adj. transfər)

Inflections of 'transfer' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
v 3rd person singular
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. transfer [money, funds, dollars] (to)
  2. transfer [money] back and forth
  3. transfer (their) [employees, workers]
  4. transferred (them) to [a different, another] [branch]
  5. transfer (him) to a different [branch, office, location, school]
  6. transferred from [one place] to [another]
  7. transferred to another [train, bus, line]
  8. transfer the [salad, water] into a [different, bigger] container
  9. transfer out of the [school, program]
  10. transfer back to the [school]
  11. the player was transferred [for $30 million, in January]
  12. transfer [information, data]
  13. transferred between [groups, computers, users]
  14. transferred [immediately, quickly]
  15. transfer the [blame, responsibility]
  16. transfer the [blame] to a [friend, coworker]
  17. transfer your debts [from, to]
  18. transfer [the deed, a contract, ownership, power, property]
  19. transferred [a deed] to his wife
  20. power was transferred to the [regent, prince, king]
  1. [knowledge, ownership, information, data] transfer
  2. a [$5,000,000] transfer
  3. a transfer of [$5,000,000]
  4. a [draft, last-minute, deadline day] transfer
  5. send a [bank, money, wire] transfer
  6. [an express, a same day, a two-day] transfer
  7. the transfer of [wealth, assets, property, knowledge]
  8. a [work, player, job, patient] transfer
  9. the most expensive transfer in [history, baseball, soccer]
  10. [sanction, deny, contemplate] the transfer
  11. [request, ask for, demand] a transfer
  12. be [offered, granted, given] a transfer
  13. a transfer to another [city, region, country]
  14. a transfer [overseas, abroad]
  15. apply the transfer to [the window, your skin]
n as adj
  1. the transfer [window, market, fee, rate]
  2. a transfer [agent, commission, request]
  3. [hand in, submit] a transfer request
  4. transfer paper
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