Delivery - (n.) The act of delivering from restraint; rescue; release; liberation; as, the delivery of a captive from his dungeon.
Delivery - (n.) 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.
Delivery - (n.) The act or style of utterance; manner of speaking; as, a good delivery; a clear delivery.
Delivery - (n.) The act of giving birth; parturition; the expulsion or extraction of a fetus and its membranes.
Delivery - (n.) The act of exerting one's strength or limbs.
Delivery - (n.) The act or manner of delivering a ball; as, the pitcher has a swift delivery.
Nondelivery - (n.) A neglect or failure of delivery; omission of delivery.
Redelivery - (n.) Act of delivering back.
Redelivery - (n.) A second or new delivery or liberation.
Delivery - n. (pl. -ies) 1 delivering or being delivered. 2 regular distribution of letters etc. (two deliveries a day). 3 thing delivered. 4 childbirth. 5 deliverance. 6 style of throwing a ball, delivering a speech, etc. [anglo-french: related to *deliver]
Cash on delivery - n. Payment for goods when they are delivered.
Recorded delivery - n. Post office service in which the dispatch and receipt of an item are recorded.
Special delivery - n. Delivery of mail outside the normal delivery schedule.
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