carried carried  /ˈkæ rid/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of carrying something
  2. (v) move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body
  3. (v) have with oneself; have on one's person
  4. (v) transmit or serve as the medium for transmission
  5. (v) serve as a means for expressing something
  6. (v) bear or be able to bear the weight, pressure,or responsibility of
  7. (v) support or hold in a certain manner
  8. (v) contain or hold; have within
  9. (v) extend to a certain degree
  10. (v) continue or extend
  11. (v) be necessarily associated with or result in or involve
  12. (v) win in an election
  13. (v) include, as on a list
  14. (v) behave in a certain manner
  15. (v) have on hand
  16. (v) include as the content; broadcast or publicize
  17. (v) propel,
  18. (v) pass on a communication
  19. (v) have as an inherent or characteristic feature or have as a consequence
  20. (v) be conveyed over a certain distance
  21. (v) keep up with financial support
  22. (v) have or possess something abstract
  23. (v) be equipped with (a mast or sail)
  24. (v) win approval or support for
  25. (v) compensate for a weaker partner or member by one's own performance
  26. (v) take further or advance
  27. (v) have on the surface or on the skin
  28. (v) capture after a fight
  29. (v) transfer (entries) from one account book to another
  30. (v) transfer (a number, cipher, or remainder) to the next column or unit's place before or after, in addition or multiplication
  31. (v) pursue a line of scent or be a bearer
  32. (v) bear (a crop)
  33. (v) propel or give impetus to
  34. (v) drink alcohol without showing ill effects
  35. (v) be able to feed
  36. (v) have a certain range
  37. (v) cover a certain distance or advance beyond
  38. (v) secure the passage or adoption (of bills and motions)
  39. (v) be successful in
  40. (v) sing or play against other voices or parts
  41. (v) be pregnant with

Usage(s):

  1. We carried it down here through Africa.
  2. PTI photographer Yuri Kozyrev documents the good-luck charms carried by the soldiers of Kilo Company, Third Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment serving in Iraq.
  3. The arrested man told police that, as they suspected, the group had carried out numerous bombings in southern Mindanao to extort money.

News

  1. 120 killed in India monsoon floods

    Military helicopters carried out emergency food drops on Wednesday for thousands of people stranded by flash flooding from early monsoon rains which have killed at least 120 in northern India, officials said.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Fox News

  2. Tuesday Morning Fly By: Ladies & gentlemen, Paul Holmgren.

    *Well, the Bruins carried that OT win momentum right into game three and we all got a break from marathon hockey. Full game coverage here . *Paul Holmgren went out and got us a defenseman.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Philly.com

  3. Carrying the Special Olympics torch

    Athletes carried the Special Olympics Torch from Chukchansi Park to Children's Hospital Central California Monday.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Fresno Bee

Quotes

  1. Stoning is a "medieval punishment which has no role in the modern world," British Foreign Secretary William Hague told the AP on Thursday. "If the punishment is carried out, it will disgust and appall the watching world."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: William Hague Source: New York Daily News

  2. "What began as a whisper in Springfield soon carried across the corn fields of Iowa, where farmers and factory workers; students and seniors stood up in numbers we've never seen," Obama added. "They stood up to say that maybe this year, we...
    on Feb 6, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: AHN

  3. "You did not win the World Cup but, through your performance, you carried high the flags of not only Ghana but Africa," he said.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: John Evans Atta Mills Source: BBC News

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