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Synonyms for carry



be audible


be expecting


carry on: make a fuss

carry on: have an affair


carry something on

carry yourself


  • behave
  • act
  • conduct yourself
  • deport yourself
  • acquit yourself
  • comport yourself

Synonyms for carry

to move while supporting

to cause to come along with oneself

to serve as a conduit

to cause (a disease) to pass to another or others

to hold up

to sustain the weight of

to hold on one's person

to conduct oneself in a specified way

to proceed on a certain course or for a certain distance

to be accepted or approved


to be endowed with as a visible characteristic or form

to have as an accompaniment, a condition, or a consequence

to have for sale


carry away: to move or excite greatly

carry off: to cause the death of

carry on: to control the course of (an activity)

carry on: to involve oneself in (an activity)

carry on: to engage in (a war or campaign, for example)

carry on: to continue without halting despite difficulties or setbacks

carry on: to show enthusiasm

carry on: to behave in a rowdy, improper, or unruly fashion

carry out: to oversee the provision or execution of

carry out: to engage in (a war or campaign, for example)

carry out: to compel observance of

carry out: to act in conformity with

carry out: to bring about and carry to a successful conclusion

carry through: to bring about and carry to a successful conclusion

Synonyms for carry

move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body

have with oneself


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transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

bear or be able to bear the weight, pressure,or responsibility of

support or hold in a certain manner

extend to a certain degree

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continue or extend

be necessarily associated with or result in or involve

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win in an election

include, as on a list

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have on hand

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propel, "Carry the ball"


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have as an inherent or characteristic feature or have as a consequence

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be conveyed over a certain distance

keep up with financial support

have or possess something abstract

be equipped with (a mast or sail)

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win approval or support for

compensate for a weaker partner or member by one's own performance

take further or advance

have on the surface or on the skin

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capture after a fight

transfer (entries) from one account book to another


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transfer (a number, cipher, or remainder) to the next column or unit's place before or after, in addition or multiplication

pursue a line of scent or be a bearer

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propel or give impetus to

drink alcohol without showing ill effects


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have a certain range

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cover a certain distance or advance beyond

secure the passage or adoption (of bills and motions)

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be successful in

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sing or play against other voices or parts

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Loads of positives, but after the season we had last year and the way we all felt at times, nobody is getting carried away.
The message is the same from the lot of them: whatever you do, don't dare get carried away.
IRELAND coach Declan Kidney was not getting carried away after watching his side thrash Canada in his first match in charge of the national team.
But be warned that if you get a little carried away with the options list then you could easily add another pounds 10,000 to the bill.
And the amiable Yorkshireman insisted he would not be getting carried away and would keep his feet firmly on the ground insisting there was a long way to go if he was to accomplish his dream with his club this season - to secure their passage to the Barclays Premier League.
Indeed, one might say Traub gets carried away by his admiration for the former secretary general.
6 /PRNewswire/ -- A merger between Eventful Services Catering, a division of Big Boy Restaurants International LLC, and Cucina of Birmingham has formed a new catering and carried away cuisine concept that will be known as Splendid Plates Carried Away Cuisine and Catering.
LONG BEACH -- Birmingham of Lake Balboa might be getting a little carried away with their mentality to challenge all the best teams.
enthusiastically working on his Boy Scout merit badge in atomic energy, got a little carried away .
Caption: "My hairdresser and makeup artist got a little carried away.
Asked if the school would be liable if her daughter had been hit by a car or mugged or raped after she left school, they replied, "Let's not get carried away.
The two were carried away by their suddenly fainthearted accomplices.
Whilst scholars seek the Golden Fleece, the then backward Trojans, trainers of horses, sought beauty and enlightenment--in short, civilization--their new generation leader-to-be, represented by Paris, went to Greece, and bodily carried away the Greeks' paragon of beauty, grace, and culture, Helen.
I don't want to get too carried away about sites based in the land of my great grandfathers but this is the work of one bloke with a bit of financial support from far too few Scots practices and some sponsorship.
Next time your church organist gets carried away and plays too long or too slowly, just think of Halberstadt and count your blessings.