(1)   The act of delivering a child
(2)   Recovery or preservation from loss or danger
"Work is the deliverance of mankind"
"A surgeon's job is the saving of lives"
(3)   (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter
(4)   The act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail)
"His reluctant delivery of bad news"
(5)   The voluntary transfer of something (title or possession) from one party to another
(6)   Your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally
"His manner of speaking was quite abrupt"
"Her speech was barren of southernisms"
"I detected a slight accent in his speech"
(7)   The event of giving birth
"She had a difficult delivery"


  1. The act of conveying something
    The delivery was completed by four.
  2. The item which has been conveyed
    Your delivery is on the table.
  3. The act of giving birth
    The delivery was painful.
  4. A pitching motion
    His delivery has a catch in it.
  5. A thrown pitch
    Here is the delivery; ... strike three!
  6. The manner of speaking
    The actor's delivery was flawless.
  7. administration of a drug
    Drug delivery system.
  8. A ball bowled
  9. The process of throwing a stone


  1. Related to delivery.
    The delivery room is just down the hall.
    The delivery man is here.
    What are your delivery conditions?