Bedeutung von “carry” im Essential English Dictionary


verb uk /ˈkæri/ carrying, carried

A1 to hold something or someone with your hands or on your back and take them somewhere:

He was carrying my bags.

B1 to have something with you all the time:

She still carries his photo in her wallet.

to move someone or something from one place to another:

The plane was carrying 30 passengers.

to have a disease that you might give to someone else:

Mosquitoes carry malaria and other infectious diseases.

to support the weight of something:

Is the ice thick enough to carry my weight?

US If a store carries something, people can buy it there:

We don’t carry that brand of jeans.

(Definition von “carry” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)