(countable) The action of loading.
(uncountable) Shipment, cargo, freight.
- the ship remained there, in providing his lading and preparing for his voyage, nearly three months...
* (action of loading) loading
* (cargo) freight, load, payload, shipment, consignment
* bill of lading
(business, economics, plurale tantum) That which is produced, then traded, bought or sold, then finally consumed.
(informal, often preceded by the) Something authentic, important, or revealing.
(transport) freight (not passengers)
* Adjectives often applied to produced, traded, or consumed "goods": returned, used, damaged, stolen, lost, dangerous, non-traded, intermediate, promotional, industrial, agricultural, imported, cheap, expensive, luxury, inferior, counterfeit, raw, processed, scarce, durable, perishable, baked, public, collective, digital, virtual, necessary, essential.
* (that which is consumed) wares
* evidence, facts
* (that which is consumed) capital, services
* baked goods
* bill of goods
* brown goods
* capital goods
* come up with the goods
* consumer goods
* cost of goods sold
* damaged goods
* dangerous goods
* deliver the goods
* digital goods
* dry goods
* fancy goods
* finished goods
* get the goods on, have the goods on
* goods and sales tax
* goods train, goods van, goods wagon
* grave goods
* greige goods
* heavy goods vehicle
* red goods
* sell someone a bill of goods
* white goods