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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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References in periodicals archive ?
:At home, one sometimes does tend to get carried away and make more than required.
"if people want to say i'm doing better than that at the moment then i'll happily take those plaudits but, on the same extent, i'm not going to get carried away."
However, after Wake-field Trinity Wildcats 44-24 home victory over Hull KR I have to retract my previous observation and admit that I am now getting carried away.
"Sorry, (we) just got carried away," Brown told court during the Sept 26 hearing.
During his speech at the University of Kent said: "One of the problems with our work is that we have been carried away with massive enthusiasms in reproduction.
"But you can never get too carried away with things.
Reports suggest at least twelve people were wounded in the attack, with the footage showing one young boy being carried away from the rubble.
The Jackal, MalvernLet's get carried away We should get carried away by Frankel.
This has prompted fears that he might get carried away and suffer a setback in recovery.
EMILE HESKEY is adamant ASTON VILLA will not allow themselves to be carried away by their surge up the Premier League table.
HULL KR coach Justin Morgan refused to get carried away after his side moved to within a point of engage Super League leaders St Helens with a 36-28 win over Warrington in the last match of the Magic Weekend in Edinburgh.
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.
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.
The trouble is you get carried away and plant so much you can't cope."