carry carry  /ˈkæ ri/

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. So, let's not pretend that your research shows anything about effects of allowing people to carry concealed handguns on mass shootings.
  2. The national ID-card issue to really fight about may be when and whether citizens will be required to carry them.
  3. Simplicity makes this app a must-carry for the road warrior.

News

  1. Macon County now allows concealed carry

    DECATUR — Those who carry concealed firearms will not be prosecuted in Macon County, effective immediately.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Herald & Review

  2. Concealed Carry: What Is Gov. Quinn’s Next Move?

    It's now up to Gov. Quinn: A bill permitting people to carry concealed weapons has been on his desk for several weeks.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: CBS Chicago

  3. Conceal Carry ok in Macon County

    Decatur – Concealed carry is currently held up by appeals at the state level, but that is not the case in Macon County.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WAND TV 17 Decatur

Quotes

  1. In his inauguration speech, Obama spoke of hope and the difficult challenges facing America proclaiming: "The time has come to reaffirm our enduring spirit; to choose our better history; to carry forward that precious gift, that noble idea, passed...
    on Jan 20, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Winnipeg Sun

  2. "The strategy continues to have NATO's support and our forces will continue to carry it out," NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said in a statement quoted by several news agencies. "We will stay for as long as it takes to do our...
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Anders Fogh Rasmussen Source: AOL News

  3. "We have had good debates and soon we will have a nominee who will carry the conservative banner into this election and beyond," Bush says in the excerpts, without mentioning McCain by name. "The stakes in November are high. Prosperity and...
    on Feb 7, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Washington Post

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