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Definition of carry
- Carry n : the act of carrying something v
- Move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body; "You must carry your camping gear"; "carry the suitcases to the car"; "This train is carrying nuclear waste"; "These pipes carry waste water into the river" [syn: {transport}]
- Have with oneself; have on one's person; "She always takes an umbrella"; "I always carry money"; "She packs a gun when she goes into the mountains" [syn: {pack}, {take}]
- Transmit or serve as the medium for transmission; "Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat" [syn: {conduct}, {transmit}, {convey}, {channel}]
- Serve as a means for expressing something; "The painting of Mary carries motherly love"; "His voice carried a lot af anger" [syn: {convey}, {express}]
- Bear or be able to bear the weight, pressure,or responsibility of; "His efforts carried the entire project"; "How many credits is this student carrying?"; "We carry a very large mortgage"
- Support or hold in a certain manner; "She holds her head high"; "He carried himself upright" [syn: {hold}, {bear}]
- Contain or hold; have within; "The jar carries wine"; "The canteen holds fresh water"; "This can contains water" [syn: {hold}, {bear}, {contain}]
- Extend to a certain degree; "carry too far"; "She carries her ideas to the extreme"
- Continue or extend; "The civil war carried into the neighboring province"; "The disease extended into the remote mountain provinces" [syn: {extend}]
- Be necessarily associated with or result in or involve; "This crime carries a penalty of five years in prison"
- Win in an election; "The senator carried his home state"
- Include, as on a list; "How many people are carried on the payroll?"
- Behave in a certain manner; "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times" [syn: {behave}, {acquit}, {bear}, {deport}, {conduct}, {comport}]
- Have on hand; "Do you carry kerosene heaters?" [syn: {stock}, {stockpile}]
- Include as the content; broadcast or publicize; "We ran the ad three times"; "This paper carries a restaurant review"; "All major networks carried the press conference" [syn: {run}]
- Propel, "Carry the ball"; "dribble the ball" [syn: {dribble}]
- Pass on a communication; "The news was carried to every village in the province"
- Have as an inherent or characteristic feature or have as a consequence; "This new washer carries a two year guarantee"; "The loan carries a high interest rate"; "this undertaking carries many dangers"; "She carries her mother's genes"; "These bonds carry warrants"; "The restaurant carries an unusual name"
- Be conveyed over a certain distance; "Her voice carries very well in this big opera house"
- Keep up with financial support; "The Federal Government carried the province for many years"
- Have or possess something abstract; "I carry her image in my mind's eye"; "I will carry the secret to my grave"; "I carry these thoughts in the back of my head"; "I carry a lot of life insurance"
- Win approval or support for; "Carry all before one"; "His speech did not sway the voters" [syn: {persuade}, {sway}]
- Compensate for a weaker partner or member by one's own performance; "I resent having to carry her all the time"
- Take further or advance; "carry a cause"
- Have on the surface or on the skin; "carry scars"
- Capture after a fight; "The troops carried the town after a brief fight"
- Transfer (entries) from one account book to another [syn: {post}]
- Transfer (a number, cipher, or remainder) to the next column or unit's place before or after, in addition or multiplication; "put down 5 and carry 2"
- Pursue a line of scent or be a bearer; "the dog was taught to fetch and carry" 30: bear (a crop); "this land does not carry olives" 3
- Propel or give impetus to; "The sudden gust of air propelled the ball to the other side of the fence" 3
- Drink alcohol without showing ill effects; "He can hold his liquor"; "he had drunk more than he could carry" [syn: {hold}] 3
- Be able to feed; "This land will carry ten cows to the acre" 3
- Have a certain range; "This rifle carries for 3,000 feet" 3
- Cover a certain distance or advance beyond; "The drive carried to the green" 3
- Secure the passage or adoption (of bills and motions); "The motion carried easily" 3
- Be successful in; "She lost the game but carried the match" 3
- Sing or play against other voices or parts; "He cannot carry a tune" 3
- Be pregnant with; "She is bearing his child"; "The are expecting another child in January"; "I am carrying his child" [syn: {have a bun in the oven}, {bear}, {gestate}, {expect}] [also: {carried}]
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