carting


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Synonyms for carting

the work of taking something away in a cart or truck and disposing of it

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There was a great digging of holes and carting about of earth, and after a while I grew so impatient that I had thoughts of sending for my bouquets to the nearest stand.
I was informed treacherously by a young Patrick that neighbor Seeley, an Irishman, in the intervals of the carting, transferred the still tolerable, straight, and drivable nails, staples, and spikes to his pocket, and then stood when I came back to pass the time of day, and look freshly up, unconcerned, with spring thoughts, at the devastation; there being a dearth of work, as he said.
The room was a little dark and airless; they were obliged to keep it like this until the carting of the hay.
The explosion is analogous to vital movements, the carting about to mechanical movements.
The wagons were to begin carting manure earlier, so as to get all done before the early mowing.