carry


carry
verb
1)

she carried the box into the kitchen

Syn:
convey, transfer, move, take, bring, bear, lug, tote, fetch, cart
2)

a cruise line carrying a million passengers a year

Syn:
transport, convey, move, handle
3)

satellites carry the signal across the country

Syn:
transmit, conduct, relay, communicate, convey, dispatch, beam
4)

the dinghy can carry the weight of the baggage

Syn:
support, sustain, stand; prop up, shore up, bolster
5)

managers carry most of the responsibility

Syn:
bear, accept, assume, undertake, shoulder, take on (oneself)
6)

she was carrying twins

Syn:
be pregnant with, bear, expect; technical be gravid with
7)

she carried herself with assurance

Syn:
conduct, bear, hold; act, behave, acquit; formal comport
8)

a resolution was carried

Syn:
approve, vote for, accept, endorse, ratify, pass; agree to, assent to, rubber-stamp; informal OK, give the thumbs up to
9)

I carried the whole audience

Syn:
win over, sway, convince, persuade, influence; motivate, stimulate
10)

today's paper carried an article on housing policy

Syn:
publish, print, communicate, distribute; broadcast, transmit
11)

we carry a wide range of linens

Syn:
sell, stock, keep, keep in stock, offer, have, have for sale, retail, supply
12)

most toxins carry warnings

Syn:
display, bear, exhibit, show, be marked with
13)

it carries a penalty of two years' imprisonment

Syn:
entail, involve, result in, occasion, have as a consequence
14)

his voice carried across the field

Syn:
be audible, travel, reach

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  • Carry — Car ry, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Carried}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Carrying}.] [OF. carier, charier, F. carrier, to cart, from OF. car, char, F. car, car. See {Car}.] 1. To convey or transport in any manner from one place to another; to bear; often with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • carry — ► VERB (carries, carried) 1) move or transport from one place to another. 2) have on one s person wherever one goes. 3) support the weight of. 4) assume or accept (responsibility or blame). 5) have as a feature or consequence: the bike carries a… …   English terms dictionary

  • Carry — or carrying may refer to: *Carry (arithmetic), when a digit becomes bigger than limit and the extra is moved to the left **Carry flag, the equivalent in calculation in a computer *Carrying (basketball), a rule breach in basketball *Carry… …   Wikipedia

  • carry — [kar′ē] vt. carried, carrying [ME carien < Anglo Fr carier < NormFr carre, CAR1] 1. to hold or support while moving [to carry a package] 2. to take from one place to another; transport, as in a vehicle [to carry the mail] 3. to hold …   English World dictionary

  • Carry On — may refer to:Albums* Carry On (Chris Cornell album), a 2007 album * Carry On (Crosby, Stills Nash album), a 1998 compilation album * Carry On (Kansas album), a 1992 compilation album * Carry On (Bobby Caldwell album), a 1982 album by Bobby… …   Wikipedia

  • carry — vb Carry, bear, convey, transport, transmit are comparable when they mean to be or to serve as the agent or the means whereby something or someone is moved from one place to another. Carry often implies the use of a cart or carriage or more… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Carry — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: David Carry (* 1981), britischer Schwimmer Julius Carry (1952–2008), US amerikanischer Schauspieler Scoops Carry (1915–1970), eigentlich George Dorman Carey, US amerikanischer Jazzmusiker und Jurist Carry… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • carry — I (succeed) verb accomplish, achieve, attain, be victorious, bring to pass, cause to happen, complete, culminate, effect, effectuate, gain, prevail, score, succeed, triumph, win associated concepts: carry a vote II (transport) verb bear, bring,… …   Law dictionary

  • carry — n. m. V. cari et curry. cari, carri, carry, cary, kari n. m. d1./d Syn. de curry (sens 1). d2./d Plat de viande, de poisson ou d oeufs, dont la sauce comprend des tomates, de l ail, des oignons, de la poudre de curcuma, etc. Syn. curry. d3./d Par …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Carry on Oi!! — Kompilationsalbum von Diverse Veröffentlichung 1981 Label Secret Records Format LP, CD …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Carry On — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Carry On Álbum de estudio de Chris Cornell Publicación …   Wikipedia Español


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