Synonyms for Cargo:

n.

carrier, delivery, dock, bill of lading, bill of entry. heavy, over, impost, haul. artifact (noun)
lading, freight, loading, consignment, payload, shipment, load.
baggage; something to be delivered (noun)
goods, merchandise, lading, ware, load, freight, contents, consignment, shipment, payload, haul, burden.
cargo (noun)
lading, freight, loading, consignment, payload, shipment, load.
cartage (noun)
freight, conveyance, shipment, shipping, haulage, luggage, Truckage, carriage, cartage, forwarding, transportation, transport, passage, baggage, transference.
contents (noun)
lading, contents, payload, burden, stowage, load.
good (noun)
ware.
merchandise (noun)
goods, article, merchandise, commodity, effects, inventory, ware, staple, produce, stock.

Other synonyms:

bill of lading, bill of entry. impost. carrier, dock, delivery. haul. Other relevant words:
delivery, burden, haul, carrier, consignment, dock, over, impost, heavy, loading.

Usage examples for cargo

  1. " New Orleans, I suppose; we touch there for a cargo of cotton," was the reply. – Carl and the Cotton Gin by Sara Ware Bassett
  2. They would make a most eternal disagreeable cargo shiftin' about amongst your ribs. – Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
  3. So his father gave him a little ship, a little old ship, and a cargo of rags and scraps and things that were not fit for anything but to be thrown away. – Old Peter's Russian Tales by Arthur Ransome