ADJ. big, bulk, heavy, large | small | precious, valuable a precious cargo of antiques | deadly The terrorists parked the van with its deadly cargo in a dark alleyway. | dry dry cargo, such as fruit | human The boats discharged their human cargo a little way from the shore.
VERB + CARGO carry | load, take on The ship stopped to take on a cargo of fruit. | discharge, unload | handle The port handles cargo from all over Europe.
CARGO + NOUN aircraft, boat, carrier, plane, ship, vessel | bay, hold | handler, handling