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English definition of “carry”


verb [T] (HAVE)    /ˈkær.i/ US  /ˈker-/
C2 to have something as a part, quality, or result: All cigarette packets carry a government health warning. Our cars carry a twelve-month guarantee. His speech carried so much conviction that I had to agree with him. In some countries, murder carries the death penalty. I'm afraid my opinion doesn't carry any weight with (= influence) my boss.US The salesclerk said they didn't carry (= have a supply of) sportswear.Including and containingComprising and consisting of
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