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carry  

1    bear, bring, conduct, convey, fetch, haul, hump     (Brit. slang)   lift, lug, move, relay, take, tote     (informal)   transfer, transmit, transport  
2    accomplish, capture, effect, gain, secure, win  
3    drive, impel, influence, motivate, spur, urge  
4    bear, bolster, hold up, maintain, shoulder, stand, suffer, support, sustain, underpin, uphold  
5    broadcast, communicate, display, disseminate, give, offer, publish, release, stock  


carry on  
1    continue, endure, keep going, last, maintain, perpetuate, persevere, persist  
2    administer, manage, operate, run  
3      (informal)   create     (slang)   make a fuss, misbehave, raise Cain  
carry-on     
commotion, disturbance, fracas, fuss, hubbub, racket, rumpus, shindy     (informal)   tumult  
carry out     
accomplish, achieve, carry through, consummate, discharge, effect, execute, fulfil, implement, perform, realize  
English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus  
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exp.
reach an extreme point or an upper limit; exhaust all options or resources
exp.
be under an extreme pressure; be anxious, worried or frightened
exp.
spend time and energy doing something that is pointless
expression arisen in the 15th century when Newcastle (England) was a major exporter of coal
n.
extreme nervousness
SLANG
n.
to eat large amount of food, doe to extreme hunger
exp.
go to the extreme; do everything that could be done; exhaust all possibilities and resources
n.
A pipe that carries water and pollutants after being used in houses and businesses.
n.
someone who, most of the time, carries a device enabling him to capture his day-by-day experiences (such as a photo camera, mobile phone etc.)

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