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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


Related Words

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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Traditional carry methods like outside the waistband (OWB), inside the waistband (IWB) or appendix carry, inside the waistband (AIWB) and pocket-carry are all still viable, but may need to be modified for the body type.
4 : to have as an element, quality, or part <Does the camera carry a guarantee?
And the late Sid James was named as the favourite Carry On star, with almost a third of the vote.
The flared nostrils and high pitched voice of Kenneth Williams are vintage Carry On.
The new film is to be called Carry On London and interestingly enough, when asked back in 1992 how the Carry On series came about, Rogers said, ' I don't know how it came about.
Choosing whether to carry back or forward: The choice of carrying back or forward is best decided with a multiyear tax projection.
Officers who work plainclothes assignments, as well as those who carry handguns off duty, are concerned primarily with firearm concealment, accessibility, and security.
Network affiliates carry ag futures, farm news and livestock news throughout the day.
The Northrop Grumman-Boeing team will vie with a team led by Lockheed Martin for the right to design and build the crew exploration vehicle, a spacecraft intended to carry astronauts to the International Space Station by 2012 and back to the moon by 2018.
Bottlenose dolphins that carry sea sponges on their beaks probably learned the trick from their moms rather than inheriting a sponge-shuttling gene, researchers say.
NUNEATON'S annual carnival this summer promises to be a right carry on.
If you carry back your NOL, you can use Form 1045, Application for Tentative Refund, or Form 1040X Amended U.