Textual thesaurus for "carry"

(verb) have a bun in the oven, gestate, expect, bear

be pregnant with

She is bearing his child; The are expecting another child in January; I am carrying his child

(verb) extend

continue or extend

The civil war carried into the neighboring province; The disease extended into the remote mountain provinces

(verb) express, convey

serve as a means for expressing something

The painting of Mary carries motherly love; His voice carried a lot of anger

(verb) hold

drink alcohol without showing ill effects

He can hold his liquor; he had drunk more than he could carry

(verb) dribble

propel, "Carry the ball"

dribble the ball

(verb) transport

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

(verb) hold, bear

support or hold in a certain manner

She holds her head high; He carried himself upright

(verb) run

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

(verb) channel, impart, transmit, conduct, convey

transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

Sound carries well over water; The airwaves carry the sound; Many metals conduct heat

(verb) post

transfer (entries) from one account book to another

(verb) stock, stockpile

have on hand

Do you carry kerosene heaters?

(verb) acquit, bear, behave, conduct, deport, comport

behave in a certain manner

She carried herself well; he bore himself with dignity; They conducted themselves well during these difficult times

(verb) persuade, sway

win approval or support for

Carry all before one; His speech did not sway the voters

(verb) hold, contain, bear

contain or hold; have within

The jar carries wine; The canteen holds fresh water; This can contains water

(verb) take, pack

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