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English definition of “carry sth over”

carry sth over

phrasal verb with carry     /ˈkær.i/ US  /ˈker-/ verb
to use or do something at a later time than planned: The performance has had to be carried over to/till next week because the repairs to the theatre aren't finished yet.Delaying and wasting time
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