Translation of "carry" - English-Polish dictionary

carry

verb uk us /ˈkæri/
HOLD [ T ]

A1 to hold something or someone with your hands, arms, or on your back and take them from one place to another

nieść, przenosić
He was carrying my bags.
TRANSPORT [ T ]

B2 to move someone or something from one place to another

przenosić, nieść, wieźć
The plane was carrying 30 passengers.
Strong currents carried them out to sea.
HAVE WITH YOU [ T ]

B1 to have something with you in a pocket, bag, etc

nosić
She still carries his photo in her purse.
DISEASE [ T ]

B2 to have a disease that you might give to someone else

przenosić, być nosicielem
Mosquitoes carry malaria and other infectious diseases.
PART [ T ]

to have something as a part or a result of something

zawierać, nieść za sobą
Murder still carries the death penalty there.
SOUND [ I ]

If a sound or someone's voice carries, it can be heard a long way away.

nieść się
SUPPORT [ T ]

B2 to support the weight of something

udźwignąć
Is the ice thick enough to carry my weight?
MATHS [ T ]

to put a number into another column when adding numbers

przenieść
DEVELOP [ T ]

to develop something in a particular way

doprowadzać
She carried her diet to extremes.
be carried

to be formally accepted by people voting at a meeting

przechodzić
The motion was carried by 210 votes to 160.
→ See also carry weight

(Translation of “carry” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)