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English definition of “carry-on”

carry-on

noun [S] (BEHAVIOUR)    /ˈkær.i.ɒn/ US  /ˈker.i.ɑːn/ UK informal
behaviour that shows you are annoyed , worried , not satisfied , or excited , usually more than the situation deserves : There was a real carry-on when Pat was found kissing Ashley.Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
(Definition of carry-on noun (BEHAVIOUR) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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