Übersetzung von “carry” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verbcarry /ˈkæri/ ( carries, carried)
transitive to hold while moving somewhere
porter , transporter

He was carrying a child in his arms.
Il portait un enfant dans ses bras.

to carry two suitcases up the stairs
monter deux valises en haut de l'escalier

a plane carrying 250 passengers
un avion transportant 250 passagers
transitive (of pipes, wires, tubes) to contain the flow of sth

pipes carrying oil from Alaska
des pipelines transportant du pétrole en provenance d'Alaska
transitive to have a form of a disease that can be passed on
être porteur/-euse de

mosquitoes carrying malaria
des moustiques porteurs de la malaria
transitive (of store) to sell a particular product

We don't carry athletic shoes.
Nous ne vendons pas de chaussures de sport.
transitive to broadcast or write about a news story

Several papers carried the story.
Plusieurs journaux ont relayé cette histoire.
transitive to have a particular characteristic or result
comporter , entraîner

Taking the drug carries risks.
Prendre ce médicament comporte des risques.

an offense that carries a fine of $2,000
une infraction qui entraîne une amende de 2 000 dolars
carry weight
to have a strong influence
avoir du poids

What I say doesn't carry much weight.
Mes paroles n'ont pas beaucoup de poids.
intransitive (of sound) to travel through air
se propager

Sound carries better at night.
Le son se propage mieux la nuit.
transitive =hold; to support

The branch wouldn't carry my weight.
La branche ne supporterait pas mon poids.
be/get carried away
to lose control and behave inappropriately
se laisser emporter , informal s'emballer

I got carried away and told the secret.
Je me suis laissé emporter et j'ai divulgué le secret.

carry off

verbcarry off [ ˈkæri ˈɔf, ˈɒf ] Brit
see pull off

carry on

verbcarry on [ ˈkæri ˈɒn, ˈɔn ] Brit
see continue

carry out

verb phrasal carry out [ ˈkæri ˈaʊt ]
to do sth that sb instructs you to do

soldiers carrying out orders
des soldats exécutant des ordres

(Übersetzung von “carry” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /ˈkӕri/

to take from one place etc to another

She carried the child over the river
Flies carry disease.

to go from one place to another

Sound carries better over water.

to support

These stone columns carry the weight of the whole building.

to have or hold

This job carries great responsibility.

to approve (a bill etc) by a majority of votes

voter, faire passer
The parliamentary bill was carried by forty-two votes.

to hold (oneself) in a certain way

avoir le port/maintien de
He carries himself like a soldier.
carry-all noun

(American) a hold-all.

carry-cot noun

(American portacrib®) a small bed, like a basket, with handles for carrying a baby.

be/get carried away

to be overcome by one’s feelings

être emporté
She was/got carried away by the excitement.
carry forward

to add on (a number from one column of figures to the next)

I forgot to carry the 2 forward.
carry off

to take away by carrying

She carried off the screaming child.
carry on

to continue

You must carry on working
Carry on with your work.

to manage (a business etc)

He carries on a business as a grocer.
carry-on /ˈkari-on/ noun

(slang) a fuss; excited behaviour.

carry out

to accomplish

mener à bien
He carried out the plan.
carry weight

to have influence

His opinion carries a lot of weight around here.

(Übersetzung von “carry” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)