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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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No one wants him to get carried away and overdo it," the insider added.
We are not getting carried away, we just want to carry on and keep getting the points.
To keep them to zero and to get the eight tries is encouraging but we won't get carried away.
McCarthy added: "I think people who know me will know I will not get too carried away when we win and likewise too despondent when we lose.
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.
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.
Two hundred feet above the ground, electricians for Olsson Industrial, Jeff Jacobson (above left) and Dana Gillespie, let loose of a broken 50-pound light assembly as it is carried away by a Weyerhaeuser helicopter.
LYN JONES wore the smile of a happy man after his first victory over his former club Llanelli but he refused to get carried away with his side's impressive performance.
Carried away with bellicose exhilaration, Argentine general Iberico Saint-Jean cried: "We are winning the third world war
In the accident, 18 campers were carried away by the rain-swollen Kurokura River in the town of Yamakita as local firefighters tried to rescue them from a riverside campground.
Tabloid-sized newsletters often tend to get carried away with graphic bells and whistles that leave the reader wondering where to start reading, but Health & Science Quarterly resists that in favor of respecting its readers by giving them a sophisticated and eminently readable publication.
Fifty-three percent of people get carried away with gift purchases and overspend," said Marianne Gray, President of Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Greater Fort Worth, "as a result a cash-flow crunch in January will occur.
But friends at his local pub will not let him get carried away with his new-found stardom.