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Entry Word: carry
Function: verb
Text: 1 to support and take from one place to another <each camper must be able to carry his or her own backpack>
Synonyms bear, cart, convey, ferry, haul, lug, pack, tote, transport
Related Words deliver, hand over, transfer; forward, send, ship, transmit; bring, fetch, take; move, remove, shift
2 to wear or have on one's person <I always carry a camera with me so as to never miss a great shot>
Synonyms bear, pack
Related Words flaunt, show off, sport; display, exhibit, parade, show
3 to bring before the public in performance or exhibition <all of the television networks will carry the president's speech> -- see PRESENT 1
4 to have as part of a whole <the idea carries with it a number of other concepts> -- see INCLUDE
5 to hold up or serve as a foundation for <massive pillars carry the arch> -- see SUPPORT 3
6 to receive as return for effort <carried off the award for best picture of the year> -- see EARN 1