What is carry?

  • (verb): Transfer (a number, cipher, or remainder) to the next column or unit's place before or after, in addition or multiplication.
    Example: "Put down 5 and carry 2"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on carry:

David Lodge (actor) - Filmography
... Never Let Go (1960) The Bulldog Breed (1960) Two-Way Stretch (1960) Carry On Regardless (1961) No My Darling Daughter (1961) Raising the Wind (1961) On the Beat (196 ... the Noonday Sun (1973) Charley One-Eye (1973) Carry On Girls (1973) Carry On Dick (1974) The Return of the Pink Panther (1975) Carry On Behind (1975) Carry On England (1976) Sahara (1 ...
Carry On Camping - Filming and Locations
... block at Pinewood Studios, better known as Heatherden Hall and featured in Carry On Nurse, Carry On up the Khyber, Carry On at your Convenience, Carry On Again Doctor and Carry ...
Carry On Camping
... Carry On Camping is a 1969 comedy film and the seventeenth Carry On film ... It features series regulars Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Joan Sims, Terry Scott, Hattie Jacques, Barbara Windsor, Bernard Bresslaw and Peter Butterworth ...
Doctor Who Spoofs - Film - Carry On Screaming (1966)
... In this spoof horror film, one of the Carry On.. ... Who's my uncle." Carry On Screaming also features Jon Pertwee, who later played the Third Doctor, as a police scientist and Peter Butterworth who earlier played the Meddling Monk ...
Katharine Lane Weems - Works At Harvard
... a lavish facility should have art that would be equally striking, and Weems was chosen to carry out a number of projects ... She combined realistic and Art Deco styles and relied on a large group of construction workers to carry out the project ... The economics of the Great Depression made it possible to carry out this project on a grander scale than would otherwise have been the case ...

More definitions of "carry":

  • (verb): Be able to feed.
    Example: "This land will carry ten cows to the acre"
  • (verb): Be necessarily associated with or result in or involve.
    Example: "This crime carries a penalty of five years in prison"
  • (verb): Include, as on a list.
    Example: "How many people are carried on the payroll?"
  • (verb): Bear or be able to bear the weight, pressure,or responsibility of.
    Example: "His efforts carried the entire project"; "How many credits is this student carrying?"; "We carry a very large mortgage"
  • (verb): Win in an election.
    Example: "The senator carried his home state"
  • (verb): Transfer (entries) from one account book to another.
    Synonyms: post
  • (verb): Support or hold in a certain manner.
    Synonyms: hold, bear
  • (verb): Be successful in.
    Example: "She lost the game but carried the match"
  • (verb): Include as the content; broadcast or publicize.
    Synonyms: run
  • (verb): Have as an inherent or characteristic feature or have as a consequence.
    Example: "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"
  • (verb): Transmit or serve as the medium for transmission.
    Example: "The airwaves carry the sound"
    Synonyms: conduct, transmit, convey, channel
  • (verb): Propel or give impetus to.
    Example: "The sudden gust of air propelled the ball to the other side of the fence"
  • (verb): Sing or play against other voices or parts.
    Example: "He cannot carry a tune"
  • (verb): Have on hand.
    Example: "Do you carry kerosene heaters?"
    Synonyms: stock, stockpile
  • (verb): Continue or extend.
    Synonyms: extend
  • (verb): Have or possess something abstract.
    Example: "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"
  • (verb): Win approval or support for.
    Example: "Carry all before one"
    Synonyms: persuade, sway
  • (verb): Drink alcohol without showing ill effects.
    Example: "He had drunk more than he could carry"
    Synonyms: hold
  • (verb): Serve as a means for expressing something.
    Synonyms: convey, express
  • (verb): Have with oneself; have on one's person.
    Example: "I always carry money"
    Synonyms: pack, take
  • (verb): Pursue a line of scent or be a bearer.
    Example: "The dog was taught to fetch and carry"
  • (verb): Extend to a certain degree.
    Example: "Carry too far"; "She carries her ideas to the extreme"
  • (verb): Bear (a crop).
    Example: "This land does not carry olives"
  • (verb): Have on the surface or on the skin.
    Example: "Carry scars"
  • (verb): Cover a certain distance or advance beyond.
    Example: "The drive carried to the green"
  • (verb): Be conveyed over a certain distance.
    Example: "Her voice carries very well in this big opera house"
  • (verb): Secure the passage or adoption (of bills and motions).
    Example: "The motion carried easily"
  • (verb): .
    Example: "Propel, "Carry the ball"
    Synonyms: dribble
  • (verb): Compensate for a weaker partner or member by one's own performance.
    Example: "I resent having to carry her all the time"
  • (verb): Take further or advance.
    Example: "Carry a cause"
  • (verb): Move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body.
    Example: "You must carry your camping gear"; "carry the suitcases to the car"; "These pipes carry waste water into the river"
    Synonyms: transport
  • (noun): The act of carrying something.
  • (verb): Have a certain range.
    Example: "This rifle carries for 3,000 feet"
  • (verb): Keep up with financial support.
    Example: "The Federal Government carried the province for many years"
  • (verb): Pass on a communication.
    Example: "The news was carried to every village in the province"
  • (verb): Capture after a fight.
    Example: "The troops carried the town after a brief fight"

Famous quotes containing the word carry:

    As the Spanish proverb says, “He who would bring home the wealth of the Indies, must carry the wealth of the Indies with him.” So it is in travelling; a man must carry knowledge with him, if he would bring home knowledge.
    Samuel Johnson (1709–1784)

    Vice is its own reward. It is virtue which, if it is to be marketed with consumer appeal, must carry Green Shield stamps.
    Quentin Crisp (b. 1908)

    We always carry out by committee anything in which any one of us alone would be too reasonable to persist.
    Frank Moore Colby (1865–1925)