UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌtrænspɔːrˈteɪʃən/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌtrænspɚˈteɪʃən/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(trans′pər tāshən)

WordReference English Collocations © 2020


Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. take public transportation to [work, school]
  2. take public transportation to and from [work]
  3. the transportation of [goods, chemicals, products]
  4. [local, international, overseas] transportation
  5. the transportation of [goods] [locally]
  6. the transportation of [dangerous, hazardous] [goods]
  7. transportation by [truck, rail, air]
  8. are in need of discreet transportation
  9. arrange transportation for [guests, visitors]
  10. was [damaged, lost, misplaced] during transportation
  11. in charge of transportation and [distribution, logistics, supply]
  12. [passenger, cargo] transportation
  13. the transportation of [passengers]
  14. [a cheap, an effective] system of transportation
  15. a dependable [mode, means, method] of transportation
n as adj
  1. the public transportation system
  2. pay transportation fees
  3. transportation services
  4. improve transportation infrastructure
'transportation' also found in these entries (note: many are not synonyms or translations):
Report an inappropriate ad.