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English definition of “carry on”

carry on

(BEHAVE) informal phrasal verb with carry     /ˈkær.i/ US  /ˈker-/ verb
to behave in an uncontrolled , excited , or anxious (= worried and nervous ) way: The children have been carrying on all day .Behaving, interacting and behaviour
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