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carry

car·ry

carry

 
 
pronunciation:
kae ri
phrases:
carry out
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part of speech: verb
inflections: carried, carries, carrying
definition 1: to hold and take from one place to another.
She carried my suitcase up the stairs.The pipe carries water to your house.
 
synonyms:
bear, bring, convey, haul, take, transport
similar words:
deliver, fetch, move, remove, run, ship, support, transfer
definition 2: to hold or be able to hold.
This van carries seven passengers.
synonyms:
contain, hold
definition 3: to hold before birth.
Mrs. Perez is carrying twins.
synonyms:
bear
similar words:
deliver
definition 4: to have in order to sell.
The store carries many different products.
similar words:
display, sell, supply
phrase: carry out
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