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Do you mind carrying this box for me?
Luke was carrying a bag over his shoulder.
Sarah carried her cup of coffee back to her desk.
Can we trust him to carry the task to completion?
Carried to extremes, such behaviour can be self-destructive.
I know we all need to be careful with our money, but some people carry it too far!
This is the British English definition of carry. View American English definition of carry.
old and no longer in good condition
a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the timeadd a word
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