carry on : Idioms in English

carry on

to continue with an action after a brief interruption.
Despite the booing from the galleries, the mayor carried on with his political harangue.

carry on Meaning(s)

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

carry on in News

  1. TSA: Man arrested at PBIA trying to bring gun on in carry-on

    Posted by Miranda Grossman / CBS12 News WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- A man was arrested today 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

  2. How Forgiveness Can Save Your Business

    Disappointment stinks. It's one of the toughest emotions we endure. Whether the cause was intentional or not, it hurts. And there's not a lot of consolation: Your expectations weren't met and you have to first deal with it and then figure out how to carry on.
    on June 21, 2013 Source: Forbes

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