carry on carry on

Definition(s):

  1. (v) direct the course of; manage or control
  2. (v) keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last
  3. (v) continue talking
  4. (v) misbehave badly; act in a silly or improper way

Usage(s):

  1. Bahais from Illinois to Iran speculated on whom he had appointed to carry on as Guardian.
  2. America needs a great president again, but a President McCain will settle for the status quo and carry on the disastrous Bush tradition.
  3. As in much of Asia, Vietnam's Confucian-based society prizes male heirs to carry on the family name and care for parents in their old age.

News

  • TSA: Man arrested at PBIA trying to carry a gun on a flight

    Posted by Miranda Grossman / CBS12 News WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- A man was arrested after trying to carry a gun onto a flight at PBIA. A TSA agent spotted a 9 millimeter handgun and a magazine with 10 rounds of ammunition in the carry on bag of a 26-year-old man Thursday afternoon. ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WPEC CBS12 West Palm Beach

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