carry - definitions and synonyms

carry verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body

    Example Sentenses:

    • 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


  2. English Meaning: 

    : have with oneself; have on one's person

    Example Sentenses:

    • I always carry money

    • She always takes an umbrella

    • She packs a gun when she goes into the mountains


    pack / take
  3. English Meaning: 

    : transmit or serve as the medium for transmission

    Example Sentenses:

    • The airwaves carry the sound

    • Sound carries well over water

    • Many metals conduct heat


    channel / conduct / convey / impart / transmit
  4. English Meaning: 

    : serve as a means for expressing something

    Example Sentenses:

    • The painting of Mary carries motherly love

    • His voice carried a lot of anger


    convey / express
  5. English Meaning: 

    : bear or be able to bear the weight, pressure,or responsibility of

    Example Sentenses:

    • How many credits is this student carrying?

    • We carry a very large mortgage

    • His efforts carried the entire project

  6. English Meaning: 

    : support or hold in a certain manner

    Example Sentenses:

    • She holds her head high

    • He carried himself upright


    bear / hold
  7. English Meaning: 

    : contain or hold; have within

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    اندر رکھنا - اندر ہونا - میں ہونا - بھرنا - اپنے اندر لیے ہوئے ہونا - کے برابر ہونا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • The jar carries wine

    • The canteen holds fresh water

    • This can contains water

    • This box contains pencils.

      اس ڈبے میں پنسلیں ہیں۔

    • A quart contains two pints۔


    bear / contain / hold
  8. English Meaning: 

    : extend to a certain degree

    Example Sentenses:

    • carry too far

    • She carries her ideas to the extreme

  9. English Meaning: 

    : continue or extend

    Example Sentenses:

    • The civil war carried into the neighboring province

    • The disease extended into the remote mountain provinces


  10. English Meaning: 

    : be necessarily associated with or result in or involve

    Example Sentenses:

    • This crime carries a penalty of five years in prison

  11. English Meaning: 

    : win in an election

    Example Sentenses:

    • The senator carried his home state

  12. English Meaning: 

    : include, as on a list

    Example Sentenses:

    • How many people are carried on the payroll?

  13. English Meaning: 

    : behave in a certain manner

    Example Sentenses:

    • She carried herself well

    • he bore himself with dignity

    • They conducted themselves well during these difficult times


    acquit / bear / behave / comport / conduct / deport
  14. English Meaning: 

    : have on hand

    Example Sentenses:

    • Do you carry kerosene heaters?


    stock / stockpile
  15. English Meaning: 

    : include as the content; broadcast or publicize

    Example Sentenses:

    • We ran the ad three times

    • This paper carries a restaurant review

    • All major networks carried the press conference


  16. English Meaning: 

    : propel

    Example Sentenses:

    • Carry the ball

    • dribble the ball


  17. English Meaning: 

    : pass on a communication

    Example Sentenses:

    • The news was carried to every village in the province

  18. English Meaning: 

    : have as an inherent or characteristic feature or have as a consequence

    Example Sentenses:

    • These bonds carry warrants

    • This new washer carries a two year guarantee

    • The loan carries a high interest rate

    • this undertaking carries many dangers

    • She carries her mother's genes

    • The restaurant carries an unusual name

  19. English Meaning: 

    : be conveyed over a certain distance

    Example Sentenses:

    • Her voice carries very well in this big opera house

  20. English Meaning: 

    : keep up with financial support

    Example Sentenses:

    • The Federal Government carried the province for many years

  21. English Meaning: 

    : have or possess something abstract

    Example Sentenses:

    • I carry her image in my mind's eye

    • I will carry the secret to my grave

    • I carry these thoughts in the back of my head

    • I carry a lot of life insurance

  22. English Meaning: 

    : be equipped with (a mast or sail)

    Example Sentenses:

    • This boat can only carry a small sail

  23. English Meaning: 

    : win approval or support for

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    حمایت حاصل کرنا - متاثر کرنا - اثر ڈالنا - تحریک دینا - ترغیب دینا - محرک ہونا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • Carry all before one

    • His speech did not sway the voters


    persuade / sway
  24. English Meaning: 

    : compensate for a weaker partner or member by one's own performance

    Example Sentenses:

    • I resent having to carry her all the time

  25. English Meaning: 

    : take further or advance

    Example Sentenses:

    • carry a cause

  26. English Meaning: 

    : have on the surface or on the skin

    Example Sentenses:

    • carry scars

  27. English Meaning: 

    : capture after a fight

    Example Sentenses:

    • The troops carried the town after a brief fight

  28. English Meaning: 

    : transfer (entries) from one account book to another


  29. English Meaning: 

    : transfer (a number, cipher, or remainder) to the next column or unit's place before or after, in addition or multiplication

    Example Sentenses:

    • put down 5 and carry 2

  30. English Meaning: 

    : pursue a line of scent or be a bearer

    Example Sentenses:

    • the dog was taught to fetch and carry

  31. English Meaning: 

    : bear (a crop)

    Example Sentenses:

    • this land does not carry olives

  32. English Meaning: 

    : propel or give impetus to

    Example Sentenses:

    • The sudden gust of air propelled the ball to the other side of the fence

  33. English Meaning: 

    : drink alcohol without showing ill effects

    Example Sentenses:

    • he had drunk more than he could carry

    • He can hold his liquor


  34. English Meaning: 

    : be able to feed

    Example Sentenses:

    • This land will carry ten cows to the acre

  35. English Meaning: 

    : have a certain range

    Example Sentenses:

    • This rifle carries for 3,000 feet

  36. English Meaning: 

    : cover a certain distance or advance beyond

    Example Sentenses:

    • The drive carried to the green

  37. English Meaning: 

    : secure the passage or adoption (of bills and motions)

    Example Sentenses:

    • The motion carried easily

  38. English Meaning: 

    : be successful in

    Example Sentenses:

    • She lost the game but carried the match

  39. English Meaning: 

    : sing or play against other voices or parts

    Example Sentenses:

    • He cannot carry a tune

  40. English Meaning: 

    : be pregnant with

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    حاملہ ہونا - حمل اٹھانا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • I am carrying his child

    • She is bearing his child

    • The are expecting another child in January

carry noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : the act of carrying something