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carry

verb
 
/ˈkær·i/ ( present participle carrying, past tense and past participle carried)
A1 to hold something or someone with your hands or on your back and take them or it somewhere
يَحْمِل
He was carrying my bags.
B1 to have something with you all the time
يَحْمِل
She still carries his photo in her wallet.
to move someone or something from one place to another
يَنْقُل
The plane was carrying 30 passengers.
to have a disease that you might give to someone else
يَنْقُل
Mosquitoes carry malaria and other infectious diseases.
to support the weight of something
يَتحَمّل
Is the ice thick enough to carry my weight?
US If a store carries something, people can buy it there.
يوجَد
We don’t carry that brand of jeans.
(Definition of carry from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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