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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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AGONY Jack is carried Y Jack is carried off, taking some of the shine off the Dons' win.
He carried off the Yardley Cup, on Saturday, mastering the firm fairways and slick greens to card nett scores of 67 and 71 off his two handicap and finish two shots clear of Kal Chima (70/70) and Brett Mander (69/71).
North East breweries have carried off an armful of national awards from the Society of Independent Brewers (Siba).
He has been trying hard to persuade Khaldoon to get Real Madrid to part with Portuguese enforcer Pepe, and the sight of Nastasic being carried off may have strengthened his case.
But the way Bravo landed and was carried off, it's not looking good for the talismanic cricketer.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger apologised for the challenge by captain Cesc Fabregas which led to Wolves defender Stephen Ward being carried off on a stretcher during the Gunners' 2-0 win at Molineux.
Fly fishing international Philip Jehu won and carried off the Wyn Kirby Championship Cup with a bag of 12 brown trout that weighed 9lb 1oz; his younger brother Tom won the youth section and together with dad Gavin they made up the Merthyr Tydfil AA C-Team that carried off the team title with a total of 24 fish weighing 17lb 7oz.
PITTSBURGH - Boston Bruins center Marc Savard was carried off the ice with a concussion after being leveled by Pittsburgh forward Matt Cooke's blindside hit with 5:37 remaining in yesterday's game.
Usually a massive endeavour, this evening was carried off by a mere 15 singers, delivering the original French with clarity and aplomb.
EVERTON boss David Moyes faces an anxious wait after seeing Mikel Arteta carried off on a stretcher at Newcastle.
Green was carried off with a suspected torn groin muscle - which gifted Belarus their equaliser - five minutes after coming on as a substitute during England's 2-1 defeat to Belarus at Reading.
Maybe, and one September day a fall/From high, down past a many-windowed wall,/In Baghdad a boy carried off, the blue/His jeans were at the seat dark from a small/And obvious stain--fall after fall to rue.
Fearing she might have suffered neck or shoulder injuries as a result of the collision, Danhakl was fitted with a neck brace, placed on a backboard and carried off the field on a stretcher.
When he dies, she is carried off to Jamaica, and "sold" as a wife to a wealthy and evil plantation owner even though she considers herself betrothed to a childhood friend who is now a naval officer.
Corbett was booked for a foul on Anthony Griffin while Shane Duff was carried off on a stretcher with a leg injury after chasing Husbands.