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Synonyms for carry

Synonyms for (noun) carry

Synonyms: carry Definition: the act of carrying something

Similar words: conveyance, transfer, transferral, transport, transportation Definition: the act of moving something from one location to another

Synonyms for (verb) carry

Synonyms: have a bun in the oven, gestate, expect, carry, bear Definition: be pregnant with Usage: She is bearing his child; The are expecting another child in January; I am carrying his child

Similar words: deliver, have, give birth, birth, bear Definition: cause to be born Usage: My wife had twins yesterday!

Synonyms: extend, carry Definition: continue or extend Usage: The civil war carried into the neighboring province; The disease extended into the remote mountain provinces

Similar words: continue Definition: exist over a prolonged period of time Usage: The bad weather continued for two more weeks

Synonyms: carry Definition: include, as on a list Usage: How many people are carried on the payroll?

Similar words: include Definition: consider as part of something Usage: I include you in the list of culprits

Synonyms: carry Definition: sing or play against other voices or parts Usage: He cannot carry a tune

Similar words: do, perform, execute Definition: carry out or perform an action Usage: John did the painting, the weeding, and he cleaned out the gutters; the skater executed a triple pirouette; she did a little dance

Synonyms: carry, express, convey Definition: serve as a means for expressing something Usage: The painting of Mary carries motherly love; His voice carried a lot of anger

Similar words: communicate, intercommunicate Definition: transmit thoughts or feelings Usage: He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist

Synonyms: carry Definition: pass on a communication Usage: The news was carried to every village in the province

Similar words: put across, pass, pass along, pass on, communicate Definition: transmit information Usage: Please communicate this message to all employees; pass along the good news

Synonyms: carry Definition: be successful in Usage: She lost the game but carried the match

Similar words: win Definition: be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious Usage: He won the Gold Medal in skating; Our home team won; Win the game

Synonyms: carry Definition: win in an election Usage: The senator carried his home state

Similar words: win Definition: be the winner in a contest or competition; be victorious Usage: He won the Gold Medal in skating; Our home team won; Win the game

Synonyms: carry Definition: secure the passage or adoption (of bills and motions) Usage: The motion carried easily

Similar words: obtain Definition: come into possession of Usage: How did you obtain the visa?

Synonyms: carry Definition: cover a certain distance or advance beyond Usage: The drive carried to the green

Similar words: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: carry Definition: have a certain range Usage: This rifle carries for 3,000 feet

Similar words: feature, have Definition: have as a feature Usage: This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France

Synonyms: carry Definition: be able to feed Usage: This land will carry ten cows to the acre

Similar words: sustain, nourish, nurture Definition: provide with nourishment Usage: We sustained ourselves on bread and water; This kind of food is not nourishing for young children

Synonyms: carry, hold Definition: drink alcohol without showing ill effects Usage: He can hold his liquor; he had drunk more than he could carry

Similar words: booze, fuddle, drink Definition: consume alcohol Usage: We were up drinking all night

Synonyms: carry Definition: bear or be able to bear the weight, pressure,or responsibility of Usage: His efforts carried the entire project; How many credits is this student carrying?; We carry a very large mortgage

Similar words: hold, hold up, support, sustain Definition: be the physical support of; carry the weight of Usage: The beam holds up the roof; He supported me with one hand while I balanced on the beam; What's holding that mirror?

Synonyms: carry Definition: propel or give impetus to Usage: The sudden gust of air propelled the ball to the other side of the fence

Similar words: impel, propel Definition: cause to move forward with force Usage: Steam propels this ship

Synonyms: dribble, carry Definition: propel, "Carry the ball" Usage: dribble the ball

Similar words: hit Definition: cause to move by striking Usage: hit a ball

Synonyms: transport, carry Definition: move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body Usage: 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

Similar words: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: carry Definition: bear (a crop) Usage: this land does not carry olives

Similar words: produce, raise, grow, farm Definition: cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques Usage: The Bordeaux region produces great red wines; They produce good ham in Parma; We grow wheat here; We raise hogs here

Synonyms: run, carry Definition: include as the content; broadcast or publicize Usage: We ran the ad three times; This paper carries a restaurant review; All major networks carried the press conference

Similar words: diffuse, disperse, disseminate, distribute, spread, pass around, broadcast, circularise, circularize, circulate, propagate Definition: cause to become widely known Usage: spread information; circulate a rumor; broadcast the news

Synonyms: carry Definition: pursue a line of scent or be a bearer Usage: the dog was taught to fetch and carry

Similar words: follow Definition: to travel behind, go after, come after Usage: The ducklings followed their mother around the pond; Please follow the guide through the museum

Synonyms: carry Definition: transfer (a number, cipher, or remainder) to the next column or unit's place before or after, in addition or multiplication Usage: put down 5 and carry 2

Similar words: shift, transfer Definition: move around Usage: transfer the packet from his trouser pockets to a pocket in his jacket

Synonyms: carry, channel, impart, transmit, conduct, convey Definition: transmit or serve as the medium for transmission Usage: Sound carries well over water; The airwaves carry the sound; Many metals conduct heat

Similar words: bring, convey, take Definition: take something or somebody with oneself somewhere Usage: Bring me the box from the other room; Take these letters to the boss; This brings me to the main point

Synonyms: post, carry Definition: transfer (entries) from one account book to another

Similar words: transfer Definition: move from one place to another Usage: transfer the data; transmit the news; transfer the patient to another hospital

Synonyms: stock, stockpile, carry Definition: have on hand Usage: Do you carry kerosene heaters?

Similar words: hold, have, have got Definition: have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense Usage: She has $1,000 in the bank; He has got two beautiful daughters; She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

Synonyms: carry Definition: capture after a fight Usage: The troops carried the town after a brief fight

Similar words: capture, seize, conquer, appropriate Definition: take possession of by force, as after an invasion Usage: the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants; The army seized the town; The militia captured the castle

Synonyms: carry Definition: have on the surface or on the skin Usage: carry scars

Similar words: bear Definition: have Usage: bear a resemblance; bear a signature

Synonyms: acquit, bear, behave, conduct, deport, carry, comport Definition: behave in a certain manner Usage: She carried herself well; he bore himself with dignity; They conducted themselves well during these difficult times

Similar words: carry, hold, bear Definition: support or hold in a certain manner Usage: She holds her head high; He carried himself upright

Similar words: move, act Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel

Synonyms: carry Definition: take further or advance Usage: carry a cause

Similar words: boost, advance, encourage, further, promote Definition: contribute to the progress or growth of Usage: I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom

Synonyms: carry Definition: compensate for a weaker partner or member by one's own performance Usage: I resent having to carry her all the time

Similar words: make up, correct, counterbalance, even off, even out, even up, compensate Definition: adjust for Usage: engineers will work to correct the effects or air resistance

Synonyms: carry Definition: extend to a certain degree Usage: carry too far; She carries her ideas to the extreme

Similar words: effect Definition: act so as to bring into existence Usage: effect a change

Synonyms: persuade, sway, carry Definition: win approval or support for Usage: Carry all before one; His speech did not sway the voters

Similar words: act upon, work, influence Definition: have and exert influence or effect Usage: The artist's work influenced the young painter; She worked on her friends to support the political candidate

Synonyms: carry Definition: be equipped with (a mast or sail) Usage: This boat can only carry a small sail

Similar words: feature, have Definition: have as a feature Usage: This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France

Synonyms: carry Definition: be necessarily associated with or result in or involve Usage: This crime carries a penalty of five years in prison

Similar words: involve, imply Definition: have as a necessary feature Usage: This decision involves many changes

Synonyms: carry Definition: have or possess something abstract Usage: 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

Similar words: hold, have, have got Definition: have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense Usage: She has $1,000 in the bank; He has got two beautiful daughters; She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

Synonyms: carry Definition: keep up with financial support Usage: The Federal Government carried the province for many years

Similar words: sustain, maintain, keep Definition: supply with necessities and support Usage: She alone sustained her family; The money will sustain our good cause; There's little to earn and many to keep

Synonyms: hold, carry, contain, bear Definition: contain or hold; have within Usage: The jar carries wine; The canteen holds fresh water; This can contains water

Similar words: include Definition: have as a part, be made up out of Usage: The list includes the names of many famous writers

Synonyms: take, carry, pack Definition: have with oneself; have on one's person Usage: She always takes an umbrella; I always carry money; She packs a gun when she goes into the mountains

Similar words: feature, have Definition: have as a feature Usage: This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France

Synonyms: carry Definition: be conveyed over a certain distance Usage: Her voice carries very well in this big opera house

Similar words: range Definition: have a range; be capable of projecting over a certain distance, as of a gun Usage: This gun ranges over two miles

Synonyms: carry Definition: have as an inherent or characteristic feature or have as a consequence Usage: 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

Similar words: feature, have Definition: have as a feature Usage: This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France