WikiDictionary.org






Wiki Dictionary Search





Carry (IPA: /ˈkæɹi/, /ˈkɛɹi/)


Carry (v. t.)

To convey or transport in any manner from one place to another; to bear; -- often with away or off.

Carry (v. t.)

To have or hold as a burden, while moving from place to place; to have upon or about one's person; to bear; as, to carry a wound; to carry an unborn child.

Carry (v. t.)

To move; to convey by force; to impel; to conduct; to lead or guide.

Carry (v. t.)

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 figures.

Carry (v. t.)

To convey by extension or continuance; to extend; as, to carry the chimney through the roof; to carry a road ten miles farther.

Carry (v. t.)

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 (v. t.)

To get possession of by force; to capture.

Carry (v. t.)

To contain; to comprise; to bear the aspect of ; to show or exhibit; to imply.

Carry (v. t.)

To bear (one's self); to behave, to conduct or demean; -- with the reflexive pronouns.

Carry (v. t.)

To bear the charges or burden of holding or having, as stocks, merchandise, 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 (v. i.)

To act as a bearer; to convey anything; as, to fetch and carry.

Carry (v. i.)

To have propulsive power; to propel; as, a gun or mortar carries well.

Carry (v. i.)

To hold the head; -- said of a horse; as, to carry well i. e., to hold the head high, with arching neck.

Carry (v. i.)

To have earth or frost stick to the feet when running, as a hare.

Carry (n.)

A tract of land, over which boats or goods are carried between two bodies of navigable water; a carrying place; a portage.

Carry

Return or cost of holding an asset

Carry

Digit that is transferred from one column of digits to another column of more significant digits during a calculation algorithm

Carry

Play in American football

Carry

2011 single by Tori Amos

Carry

Male given name

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A government may only govern so long as the people, through their representatives, vote it the money to carry on." - Judy LaMarsh

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A loafer never works except when there's a fire; then he will carry out more furniture than anybody." - E. W. Howe

Example Sentence (Quote)

" And still they gazed, and still the wonder grew, That one small head should carry all it knew." - Learning

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Annarchy: (defending her pink, pony-decorated computer case) What I carry in this box is your utter subjugation. [32]" - Penny Arcade

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Are you sure your ship can carry the weight of your thick skull?" - Dynasty Warriors


WikiThesaurus.org

Click for Synonyms of carry on WikiThesaurus


NameReports.com

Check domain name registration of carry.com on NameReports