1. The act of carrying something (synset 100319561)
  1. Move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body (synset 201452567)
    "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. Have with oneself;
    Have on one's person (synset 202722977)
    "She always takes an umbrella"; "I always carry money"; "She packs a gun when she goes into the mountains"
  3. Transmit or serve as the medium for transmission (synset 202084180)
    "Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat"
  4. Serve as a means for expressing something (synset 201062889)
    "The painting of Mary carries motherly love"; "His voice carried a lot of anger"
  5. Bear or be able to bear the weight, pressure,or responsibility of (synset 201220648)
    "His efforts carried the entire project"; "How many credits is this student carrying?"; "We carry a very large mortgage"
  6. Support or hold in a certain manner (synset 201604155)
    "She holds her head high"; "He carried himself upright"
  7. Contain or hold;
    Have within (synset 202706727)
    "The jar carries wine"; "The canteen holds fresh water"; "This can contains water"
  8. Extend to a certain degree (synset 202567083)
    "carry too far"; "She carries her ideas to the extreme"
  9. Continue or extend (synset 200235827)
    "The civil war carried into the neighboring province"; "The disease extended into the remote mountain provinces"
  10. Be necessarily associated with or result in or involve (synset 202642409)
    "This crime carries a penalty of five years in prison"
  11. Win in an election (synset 201103827)
    "The senator carried his home state"
  12. Include, as on a list (synset 200740956)
    "How many people are carried on the payroll?"
  13. Behave in a certain manner (synset 202523827)
    "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times"
  14. Have on hand (synset 202290237)
    "Do you carry kerosene heaters?"
  15. Include as the content;
    Broadcast or publicize (synset 201750167)
    "We ran the ad three times"; "This paper carries a restaurant review"; "All major networks carried the press conference"
  16. Propel (synset 201411414)
    "Carry the ball"; "dribble the ball"
  17. Pass on a communication (synset 201063192)
    "The news was carried to every village in the province"
  18. Have as an inherent or characteristic feature or have as a consequence (synset 202752610)
    "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"; "These bonds carry warrants"; "The restaurant carries an unusual name"
  19. Be conveyed over a certain distance (synset 202747232)
    "Her voice carries very well in this big opera house"
  20. Keep up with financial support (synset 202688777)
    "The Federal Government carried the province for many years"
  21. Have or possess something abstract (synset 202642600)
    "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. Be equipped with (a mast or sail) (synset 202636815)
    "This boat can only carry a small sail"
  23. Win approval or support for (synset 202592213)
    "Carry all before one"; "His speech did not sway the voters"
  24. Compensate for a weaker partner or member by one's own performance (synset 202562363)
    "I resent having to carry her all the time"
  25. Take further or advance (synset 202561392)
    "carry a cause"
  26. Have on the surface or on the skin (synset 202364227)
    "carry scars"
  27. Capture after a fight (synset 202308858)
    "The troops carried the town after a brief fight"
  28. Transfer (entries) from one account book to another (synset 202237977)
  29. Transfer (a number, cipher, or remainder) to the next column or unit's place before or after, in addition or multiplication (synset 202016577)
    "put down 5 and carry 2"
  30. Pursue a line of scent or be a bearer (synset 202005731)
    "the dog was taught to fetch and carry"
  31. Bear (a crop) (synset 201744201)
    "this land does not carry olives"
  32. Propel or give impetus to (synset 201244445)
    "The sudden gust of air propelled the ball to the other side of the fence"
  33. Drink alcohol without showing ill effects (synset 201207773)
    "He can hold his liquor"; "he had drunk more than he could carry"
  34. Be able to feed (synset 201205694)
    "This land will carry ten cows to the acre"
  35. Have a certain range (synset 201126035)
    "This rifle carries for 3,000 feet"
  36. Cover a certain distance or advance beyond (synset 201125841)
    "The drive carried to the green"
  37. Secure the passage or adoption (of bills and motions) (synset 201103982)
    "The motion carried easily"
  38. Be successful in (synset 201103083)
    "She lost the game but carried the match"
  39. Sing or play against other voices or parts (synset 201051478)
    "He cannot carry a tune"
  40. Be pregnant with (synset 200058790)
    "She is bearing his child"; "The are expecting another child in January"; "I am carrying his child"

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