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Transferr vs. Transfer: What's the Difference?

Edited by Huma Saeed || By Sawaira Riaz || Updated on November 21, 2023
"Transferr" is incorrect. The correct spelling is "Transfer," referring to moving something from one place to another.

Which is correct: Transferr or Transfer

How to spell Transfer?

Transferr is Incorrect

Transfer is Correct

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Key Differences

Remember, words ending in "fer" typically only double the "r" when adding "-ing" or "-ed".
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Think of a single 'r' as a road for "transferring" — direct and simple.
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Associate "transfer" with "transit," both have single 'r's.
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Use spell-check tools or grammar platforms to avoid mistakes.
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Practice writing sentences with "transfer" to reinforce the correct spelling.
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Transferr and Transfer Definitions

Transferr

Transferr is an incorrect spelling of Transfer.
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Transfer

Transfer denotes moving something/someone from one place to another.
I'll transfer the files to your computer.
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Transfer

Transfer can mean changing to another position, job, or place.
She requested a job transfer.
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Transfer

Transfer can also refer to the conveyance of property rights.
The transfer of ownership was smooth.
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Transfer

Transfer implies the process of a possession change.
The bank handled the funds transfer.
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Sep 12, 2023
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Transfer

To convey or cause to pass from one place, person, or thing to another.
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Transfer

(Law) To make over the possession or legal title of (property, for example); convey.
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Transfer

To convey (a design, for example) from one surface to another, as by impression.
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Transfer

To move oneself from one location or job to another.
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Transfer

To withdraw from one educational institution or course of study and enroll in another.
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Transfer

To change from one public conveyance to another
Transferred to another bus.
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Transfer

Also trans·fer·al (trăns-fûrəl) The conveyance or removal of something from one place, person, or thing to another.
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Transfer

One who transfers or is transferred, as to a new school.
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Transfer

A design conveyed by contact from one surface to another.
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Transfer

A ticket entitling a passenger to change from one public conveyance to another as part of one trip.
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Transfer

A place where such a change is made.
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Transfer

Also transferal(Law) A conveyance of title or property from one person to another.
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Transfer

(transitive) To move or pass from one place, person or thing to another.
To transfer the laws of one country to another; to transfer suspicion
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Transfer

(transitive) To convey the impression of (something) from one surface to another.
To transfer drawings or engravings to a lithographic stone
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Transfer

To exit one mass transit vehicle and board another (typically one belonging to a different line or mode of transportation) to continue a journey.
Transfer to the Blue Line
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Transfer

(intransitive) To be or become transferred.
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Transfer

To arrange for something to belong to or be officially controlled by somebody else.
The title to land is transferred by deed.
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Transfer

(uncountable) The act of conveying or removing something from one place, person or thing to another.
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Transfer

(countable) An instance of conveying or removing from one place, person or thing to another; a transferal.
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Transfer

An act of exiting one mass transit vehicle and boarding another (typically one belonging to a different line or mode of transportation) to continue a journey.
Free transfers can be made between the Red and Orange Lines by walking from one of the station's platforms to another; in addition, riders using a fare card also get free transfers between bus and subway at the station.
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Transfer

A paper receipt given to a rider of one bus (and historically also certain elevated or subway lines), allowing free entry onto another bus to continue a journey.
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Transfer

(countable) A design conveyed by contact from one surface to another; a heat transfer.
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Transfer

A soldier removed from one troop, or body of troops, and placed in another.
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Transfer

(medicine) A pathological process by which a unilateral morbid condition on being abolished on one side of the body makes its appearance in the corresponding region upon the other side.
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Transfer

(genetics) The conveying of genetic material from one cell to another.
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Transfer

(bridge) A conventional bid which requests partner to bid the next available suit.
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Transfer

(sports) A person who transfers or is transferred from one club or team to another.
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Transfer

To convey from one place or person another; to transport, remove, or cause to pass, to another place or person; as, to transfer the laws of one country to another; to transfer suspicion.
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Transfer

To make over the possession or control of; to pass; to convey, as a right, from one person to another; to give; as, the title to land is transferred by deed.
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Transfer

To remove from one substance or surface to another; as, to transfer drawings or engravings to a lithographic stone.
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Transfer

The act of transferring, or the state of being transferred; the removal or conveyance of a thing from one place or person to another.
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Transfer

The conveyance of right, title, or property, either real or personal, from one person to another, whether by sale, by gift, or otherwise.
I shall here only consider it as a transfer of property.
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Transfer

That which is transferred.
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Transfer

A picture, or the like, removed from one body or ground to another, as from wood to canvas, or from one piece of canvas to another.
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Transfer

A pathological process by virtue of which a unilateral morbid condition on being abolished on one side of the body makes its appearance in the corresponding region upon the other side.
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Transfer

A drawing or writing printed off from one surface on another, as in ceramics and in many decorative arts.
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Transfer

A soldier removed from one troop, or body of troops, and placed in another.
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Transfer

The act of transporting something from one location to another
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Transfer

Someone who transfers or is transferred from one position to another;
The best student was a transfer from LSU
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Transfer

The act of transfering something from one form to another;
The transfer of the music from record to tape suppressed much of the background noise
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Transfer

A ticket that allows a passenger to change conveyances
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Transfer

Application of a skill learned in one situation to a different but similar situation
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Transfer

Transferring ownership
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Transfer

Move around;
Transfer the packet from his trouser pockets to a pocket in his jacket
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Transfer

Transfer somebody to a different position or location of work
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Transfer

Move from one place to another;
Transfer the data
Transmit the news
Transfer the patient to another hospital
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Transfer

Lift and reset in another soil or situation;
Transplant the young rice plants
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Transfer

Cause to change ownership;
I transferred my stock holdings to my children
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Transfer

Change from one vehicle or transportation line to another;
She changed in Chicago on her way to the East coast
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Transfer

Send from one person or place to another;
Transmit a message
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Transfer

Shift the position or location of, as for business, legal, educational, or military purposes;
He removed his children to the countryside
Remove the troops to the forest surrounding the city
Remove a case to another court
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Transfer

Transfer from one place or period to another;
The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America
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Transfer

Transfer is the act of copying data from one medium to another.
The data transfer was successful.
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FAQs

What is the root word of Transfer?

From Latin "transferre."
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Which vowel is used before Transfer?

No specific vowel always precedes "Transfer."
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Why is it called Transfer?

It originates from Latin "transferre" meaning "to carry over."
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What is the verb form of Transfer?

Transfer (e.g., "I will transfer the money.")
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What is the pronunciation of Transfer?

It's pronounced as /trænsˈfɜːr/.
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What is the plural form of Transfer?

Transfers.
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Which conjunction is used with Transfer?

Any conjunction can be used based on the sentence context.
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Is Transfer an adverb?

No.
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Is Transfer a negative or positive word?

Neutral; the connotation depends on context.
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What is the singular form of Transfer?

Transfer.
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Which preposition is used with Transfer?

"to" as in "transfer to another department."
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Is Transfer a noun or adjective?

Primarily a noun but can function as an adjective in contexts like "transfer student."
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Is the Transfer term a metaphor?

Not inherently, but it can be used metaphorically.
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How many syllables are in Transfer?

Two.
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What part of speech is Transfer?

Noun, but can also be a verb.
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What is the third form of Transfer?

Transferred.
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Is Transfer a countable noun?

Yes.
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Is Transfer a collective noun?

No.
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Is the word Transfer imperative?

It can be, depending on usage (e.g., "Transfer these funds immediately!").
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What is a stressed syllable in Transfer?

The second syllable, "fer."
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What is the opposite of Transfer?

Retain.
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Which article is used with Transfer?

"a" for general (a transfer) and "the" for specific (the transfer).
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Is Transfer an abstract noun?

No, it denotes a tangible or concrete action or process.
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Is Transfer a vowel or consonant?

"Transfer" is a word, not a single letter.
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What is the second form of Transfer?

Transferred.
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What is the first form of Transfer?

Transfer (to move something).
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How is Transfer used in a sentence?

"I'll transfer the funds to your account tomorrow."
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How do we divide Transfer into syllables?

Trans-fer.
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What is another term for Transfer?

Relocate.
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Which determiner is used with Transfer?

"this" as in "this transfer."
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