|Origin:||transporter, from Latin, from portare 'to carry'|
trans‧port2 [transitive usually + adverb/preposition]
to take goods, people etc from one place to another in a vehicle:
trucks used for transporting oil
transport somebody/something to something
The statue was transported to London.
to imagine that you are in another place or time because of something that you see or hear:
One look, and I was transported back to childhood.
to feel very strong emotions of pleasure, happiness etc
4SC old use
to send a criminal to a distant country as a punishment