carry

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈkæri/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈkæri/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(karē)

Inflections of 'carry' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": carries
Inflections of 'carry' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
carries
v 3rd person singular
carrying
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
carried
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
carried
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

carry

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. carry [a gun, drugs, her bag, your driving license]
  2. carrying a (heavy) [load, weight, burden]
  3. carry a [burden, sorrow]
  4. carry a [full, large, complete] stock of
  5. carry [the trash, your purchase] out
  6. carry out [the trash]
  7. carry out [a transaction, an assessment, his plan]
  8. carry around a [purse, backpack, water bottle]
  9. carry on!
  10. carry on like [normal, usual]
  11. carry on with your [day, life, business, work]
  12. carry (it) over into the next [period, semester, year]
  13. carry them illegally
  14. carry it off
  15. carried [him, the injured player, his teammate] off
  16. carried off on a [stretcher, buggy]
  17. sound carries [over the water, through the room]
  18. [don't, before you] get (too) carried away
  19. get carried away with
  20. stop carrying on!
  21. stop carrying on (about)
  22. (she's) carrying [twins, a boy, a girl, low, high]
  23. [prize, award, word] carries (real) weight
  24. carries (no) weight with him
  25. UK: carry the can
  26. UK: (has to) carry the can for [him, his, everyone]
  27. carry forward with your [plans, day]
  28. carry in the [patio furniture, trash can]
n
  1. the [football, kick, jump] had a lot of carry
  2. [opened, set up, worked in, ran] a cash and carry
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