Carry 1Definition: To convey or transport in any manner from one place to another; to bear; often with away or off.
Carry 2Definition: To move; to convey by force; to impel; to conduct; to lead or guide.
Carry 3Definition: To transfer from one place (as a country, book, or column) to another; as, to carry the war from Greece into
Asia; to carry an account to the ledger; to carry a number in adding
Carry 4Definition: To convey by extension or continuance; to extend; as, to carry the chimney through the roof; to carry a road ten
Carry 5Definition: To bear or uphold
successfully through conflict, as a leader or principle; hence, to succeed in, as in a contest; to bring to a successful issue; to win; as, to carry an election.
Carry 6Definition: To get possession of by force; to capture.
Carry 7Definition: To contain; to comprise; to bear the aspect of to show or exhibit; to imply.
Carry 8Definition: To bear the
charges or burden of holding or having, as
etc., from one time to another; as, a merchant is carrying a large stock; a farm carries a mortgage; a broker carries stock for a customer; to carry a life insurance.
Carry 9Definition: To act as a bearer; to convey anything; as, to fetch and carry.
Carry 10Definition: To have propulsive power; to propel; as, a gun or mortar carries well.
Carry 11Definition: To hold the head; said of a horse; as, to carry well i. e., to hold the head high, with arching neck.
Carry 12Definition: To have earth or frost stick to the feet when running, as a hare.
Carry 13Definition: A tract of land, over which
boats or goods are carried between two bodies of navigable water; a carrying place; a portage.
carry 14Definition: the act of carrying something
be pregnant with; "She is bearing his child"; "The are expecting another child in January"; "I am carrying his child"
continue or extend; "The civil war carried into the neighboring province"; "The disease extended into the remote mountain provinces"
include, as on a list; "How many people are carried on the payroll?"
sing or play against other voices or parts; "He cannot carry a tune"
serve as a means for expressing something; "The painting of Mary carries motherly love"; "His voice carried a lot af anger"
pass on a communication; "The news was carried to every village in the province"
be successful in; "She lost the game but carried the match"
win in an election; "The senator carried his home state"
secure the passage or adoption (of bills and motions); "The motion carried easily"
cover a certain distance or advance beyond; "The drive carried to the green"
have a certain range; "This rifle carries for 3,000 feet"
be able to feed; "This land will carry ten cows to the acre"
drink alcohol without showing ill effects; "He can hold his liquor"; "he had drunk more than he could carry"
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"
propel or give impetus to; "The sudden gust of air propelled the ball to the other side of the fence"
propel, "Carry the ball"; "dribble the ball"
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"
support or hold in a certain manner; "She holds her head high"; "He carried himself upright"
bear (a crop); "this land does not carry olives"
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"
pursue a line of scent or be a bearer; "the dog was taught to fetch and carry"
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"
transmit or serve as the medium for transmission; "Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat"
transfer (entries) from one account book to another
have on hand; "Do you carry kerosene heaters?"
capture after a fight; "The troops carried the town after a brief fight"
have on the surface or on the skin; "carry scars"
behave in a certain manner; "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times"
take further or advance; "carry a cause"
compensate for a weaker partner or member by one''s own performance; "I resent having to carry her all the time"
extend to a certain degree; "carry too far"; "She carries her ideas to the extreme"
win approval or support for; "Carry all before one"; "His speech did not sway the voters"
be necessarily associated with or result in or involve; "This crime carries a penalty of five years in prison"
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"
keep up with financial support; "The Federal Government carried the province for many years"
contain or hold; have within; "The jar carries wine"; "The canteen holds fresh water"; "This can contains water"
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"
be conveyed over a certain distance; "Her voice carries very well in this big opera house"
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